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Creator:
Samuel Atkins, active 1787–1808, British, active in the East Indies (1796–1804)
Title:

A Warship Preparing to Leave the Anchorage

Date:
between 1787 and 1808
Medium:
Watercolor, pen and black ink, and gray ink on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 13 3/4 x 18 3/4 in. (34.9 x 47.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Signed in pen, with black ink, lower right: "Atkins"; not dated

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:
B2008.30.10
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
birds | boats | figures (representations) | marine art | men | military art | navy | sails | sea | seascape | ship | ships | warship | water
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:60742
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Eleanor Hughes, Seascapes : marine paintings and watercolors from the U Collection [wall labels], , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 2009, p. [8], V 2165 (YCBA)


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