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Creator:
Henry William Parish, active 1792
Title:

Straits of Sunda

Former Title(s):

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

Part Of:

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

Date:
1793
Medium:
Watercolor and pen and black ink on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 4 1/8 × 10 7/16 inches (10.5 × 26.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and black ink, upper center: "Straits of Sunda"; below: "No. 1 rather distant SE 1/2 [?]"; upper right: "Prince Island"; center left: "No 1."; lower left: "No 2"; lower center: "dark green trees"; lower right: "S 20 E dist. [...]"

Signed and dated in pen and black ink, lower right: "HW Parish 1793"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1981.25.2177
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
View by request in the Study Room
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:58504
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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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