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Creator:
Charles Martin Powell, 1775 –1824, British
Title:

Warships Lying Offshore, the Commanding Admiral Being Rowed out to Join the Flagship, Her Sails Illuminated by a Break in the Clouds

Date:
early 19th century
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 23 3/4 × 35 7/8 inches (60.3 × 91.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Signed, lower left: "M Powell"

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:
B2008.30.9
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
admiral | barges | beach | clouds | flags | marine art | men | rowboats | sailors | sea | ships of the line | shore (landform) | sloops (sailing vessels) | warships
Access:
On view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:60741
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Christie's (UK), Christie's Sale Catalogue: Important Maritime Art : Wednesday, 31 October 2007, Christie's, 2007, lot 54, 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. [13], V 2165 (YCBA)


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