Geometrical Plan of his Majesty's dockyard, at Sheerness
- Line engraving on medium, moderately textured, cream laid paper
- 22 1/8 × 28 11/16 inches (56.2 × 72.8 cm), 19 13/16 × 26 15/16 inches (50.4 × 68.5 cm), and 18 7/8 × 25 9/16 inches (48 × 64.9 cm)
Lettered within image, upper center: "A Geometrical Plan, Weft Elevation | Of His Majefty's Dock Yard and Garrison, at | Sheernefs, with the Ordnance Wharfe & c."; center left: extensive inscriptions of references to the plan; center: extensive inscriptions; center right: extensive inscriptions of references to the plan; lower center: "Part of the River Medway"; below: "To the Honble Lewis Monfon Watson | Knight of the Shire for the County of Kent, and | Auditor of the Impreft This Plate is | humbly Infcribed; by his most Obedient Servt,, Tho Milton."; below, left: "Tho. Milton Surv. et del. Publish'd according to Act of"; right: "Parliamt. 14 April 1755. Shipping by I. Clevely. P.C. Canot Sculp."
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
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Spreading Canvas - Eighteenth - Century British Marine Painting (Yale Center for British Art, 2016-09-09 - 2016-12-04) [YCBA Objects in the Exhibition]
Eleanor Hughes, Spreading Canvas : Eighteenth-Century British Marine Painting, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 2016, pp. 207, 209-12, cat. 72, no. 72, ND 1373.G74 S67 2016 (YCBA) [YCBA]