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Creator:
Peter Monamy, 1681–1749, British
Title:
An English Royal Yacht Standing Offshore in a Calm
Date:
ca. 1730
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 27 3/4 × 37 7/8 inches (70.5 × 96.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Signed, brown paint, lower left: "P Monamy"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, The U Collection. In appreciation of Choh Shiu and Man Foo U, loving parents, and Dorothea and Frank Cockett, dear friends
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2008.30.8
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
clouds | cutter | flags | full-rigged ships | longboats | marine art | men | rowboats | sea | seamen | ships | shore (landform) | sloops (sailing vessels) | yacht
Access:
Not on view
Exhibition History:
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Spreading Canvas - Eighteenth - Century British Marine Painting (Yale Center for British Art, 2016-09-09 - 2016-12-04)

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Laura Beach, Spreading Canvas : Eighteenth-Centry British Marine Painting, Antiques and the Arts Weekly, vol. 48, Bee Publishing Company, Newtown, November 4, 2016, p. 31, Avaialble on line: Antiques and the Arts Weekly website URL : http://digital.olivesoftware.com/Olive/ODN/AAW/default.aspx ; Yale does not retain hardcopy; available on microfilm at Connecticut State Library

Laura Beach, Spreading Canvas : Eighteenth-Centry British Marine Painting, Antiques and the Arts Weekly, vol. 48, Bee Publishing Company, Newtown, November 4, 2016, p. 31, V 2718 (YCBA)

Christie, Manson & Woods, Christie's Sale Catalogue: Maritime. Thursday, 25 May 2006, Christie's, 2006, p. 133, Lot 505, Sales catalogues (YCBA)

Eleanor Hughes, Seascapes : marine paintings and watercolors from the U Collection [wall labels], , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 2009, p. [2], V 2165 (YCBA)

Eleanor Hughes, Spreading Canvas : Eighteenth-Century British Marine Painting, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 2016, Frontispiece, p. 160, cat. 20, ND 1373.G74 S67 2016 (YCBA)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:60740
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