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Creator:
Mrs. P. D. H. Page, 20th century
after John White, active 1585–1593, British
Title:
Portuguese Man-O'-War, After the Original by John White in the British Museum [Caribbean and Oceanic, No. 32 A]
Date:
undated
Medium:
Graphite, watercolor, gouache, and pen and black ink on medium, slightly textured, blued white, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 7/8 × 6 3/4 inches (30.2 × 17.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen with black ink, over graphite, upper center: "This is a lyuing fish, and flote upon the Sea, Some call them Carvels"

Watermark

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
© Estate of the Artist
Accession Number:
B2001.2.1064
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
animal art
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Exhibition History:
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Wilde Americk - Discovery and Exploration of the New World, 1500-1850 (Yale Center for British Art, 2001-09-27 - 2001-09-27)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:46588
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