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Creator:
Henry William Parish, active 1792
Title:

Tristan d' Acunha, January

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:Drawing of a Fish

Part Of:

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

Date:
1793
Medium:
Watercolor on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 3 3/4 × 9 1/8 inches (9.5 × 23.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and black ink, lower center: "Tristan d'Acunha."; Verso, inscribed in gray wash, upper center: "9 in." ; center right: "4 in."

Watermark: "G. R"

Signed and dated in pen and black ink: "HW Parish Jan 1793"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1981.25.2173
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
animal art
Access:
View by request in the Study Room
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:58500
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Eleanor Hughes, Spreading Canvas : Eighteenth-Century British Marine Painting, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 2016, p. 217, cat. 77, ND 1373.G74 S67 2016 (YCBA)


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