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Creator:
Thomas Rowlandson, 1756–1827, British
Title:

Study of a Hulk

Date:
undated
Medium:
Graphite on medium, slightly textured, blued white, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 x 14 inches (20.3 x 35.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper center: "One of the old men of War made a Brakewater and fitted for Shipwrights at Sherness"

watermarks: horn design, "1802"; not in Shorter, not in Churchill, similar to no. 324. Heawood see pls. 352, 353.

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.3.117
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
boats | boats | hulk (watercraft by form) | hulk (watercraft by form) | marine art | marine art | oars | ship | ship | study (visual work)
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:6500
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