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Creator:
Attributed to Sir James Thornhill, 1675–1734, British
Title:

Allegory of the Power of Great Britain by Sea, design for a decorative panel for George I's ceremonial coach

Date:
ca. 1720
Medium:
Oil on panel
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 18 x 21 inches (45.7 x 53.3 cm)
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.98
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
allegory | ceremony | cherubs | coach | coat of arms | costume | crest | design | historical subject | lion | men | mythology | nude | panel (wood) | sea | shell | ships | women
Access:
Not on view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:436
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Jeremy Barker, Sir James Thornhill's painted coach panels in Dorset County Museum - in context, The Friends of Sherborne House, England, p. 14, V 2828

John Baskett, Painting in England: 1700-1850: the Collection of English paintings formed by Mr and Mrs Paul Mellon : on Exhibition at the Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, until August 18th, , Connoisseur, Vol. 153, London, June 1963, p. 102, N1 C75 + (YCBA)


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