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

Warships Preparing to Sail from their Anchorage

Date:
1782
Medium:
Watercolor and pen and gray ink with graphite on cream, moderately thick, slightly textured, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 1/4 x 14 1/4 inches (23.5 x 36.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Signed in black ink lower left: "D.S. 1782"

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:
B2008.30.25
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
boats | clouds | men | oceans | ships | war | wars | warships
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:60757
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