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Creator:
Dominic Serres RA, 1722–1793, French, active in Britain (from the 1750s)
Title:

The Battle of the Dogger Bank, 5th August, 1781

Date:
1781
Medium:
Pen and gray ink and gray wash with trace s of watercolor over graphite on Cream, moderately textured, thin, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 1/4 x 14 1/4 inches (23.5 x 36.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Signed lower left: "D.S. 1781"

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:
B2008.30.18
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
battles | Fourth Anglo-Dutch War, 1780–1784 | marine art | sea | shipping | wars
Associated Places:
North Sea
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:60750
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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. [7], V 2165 (YCBA)


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