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Creator:
Henry William Parish, active 1792
Title:

St. Jago, Cape de Verde and Port Praya from the Anchorage, November

Former Title(s):

An Album of sixteen Marine Views of Islands and Ports on the Voyage from England to China: Madiera South East Extremity

Additional Title(s):

Verso: Sketch of a landscape

Part Of:

Collective Title: An Album of Sketches on the Voyage from England to China with Lord Macartney's Embassy

Date:
1792
Medium:
Watercolor and graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
3 3/4 × 9 inches (9.5 × 22.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and black ink, upper left: "St. Jago/Cape de Verde/"; upper right: "Pt. Praya from the Anchorage."

Watermark

Signed and dated in pen and black ink, lower right: "HW Parish Nov 1792"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1981.25.2168
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:58495
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