A Brisk Gale
- ca. 1765
- Line engraving on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream laid paper
- Sheet: 17 1/8 × 21 1/8 inches (43.5 × 53.6 cm), Plate: 16 15/16 × 21 inches (43 × 53.3 cm), Image: 14 13/16 × 19 7/8 inches (37.7 × 50.5 cm)
Inscribed in graphite, on verso, lower right: "L5944 | £10"
Lettered below image, lower left: "Will,,Vander-Velde Pinxt,,"; center: "A Brisk Gale.| From the Original Picture painted by William Vander-Velde, In the Collection of Sr,, Lawrence Dundas, Bart,, | To whom this Plate is moft humbly Dedicated, | Size of the Picture 26 1/4 Inches by 33 3/4 in Legnth. by his most Obliged humble Servant,"; lower right; "J Boydell."; lower center: "Publifhed according to Act to Paliament, by John Boydell Engraver, in Cheapfide, London. May 1ft, 1765."
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Prints and Drawings
- Subject Terms:
- marine art
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- IIIF Manifest:
Eleanor Hughes, Spreading Canvas : Eighteenth-Century British Marine Painting, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 2016, p. x, 151, 152, cat. 15, no. 15, ND 1373.G74 S67 2016 (YCBA) [YCBA]