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Creator:
Thomas Buttersworth, active 1798–1827, British
Title:

Shipwreck off a Rocky Coast

Date:
ca. 1810
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 23 1/4 x 35 1/4 inches (59.1 x 89.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Label on verso, center: "Pitt & Scott Ltd. | 20/24 Eden Grove, London, N7 8ED | Mellon | 122"

Signed in ochre-colored paint, lower left: "J Buttersworth"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1973.1.5
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
frigate | lifeboats | marine art | meteorology | mountains | rocks (landforms) | science | seamen | ships | shipwreck | storm | waves (natural events)
Access:
On view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:4935
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Malcolm Cormack, A Concise Catalogue of Paintings in the Yale Center for British Art, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1985, pp. 46-47, N590.2 A83 (YCBA)


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