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

Warships in a Stiff Breeze off the Dutch Coast

Date:
1785
Medium:
Pen and ink and gray wash over graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 3/4 x 16 1/2 inches (24.8 x 41.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Signed in artist's hand in black ink lower left: "Signed in artist's hand in black ink lower left: "D.S. 1785" "

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:
B2008.30.22
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
coastlines | navies | oceans | warships
Associated Places:
Nederland
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:60754
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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. [6], V 2165 (YCBA)


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