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

The Launching of H.M.S. 'Hibernia' 1804

Additional Title(s):

The Launching of H.M.S. 'Hibernia' at Devonport

Lauch of the Hibernia, c. 1804

Date:
ca. 1804
Medium:
Watercolor with pen and red, brown, and gray ink over graphite on moderately thick, moderately textured, beige, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 13/16 x 15 1/4 inches (24.9 x 38.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso in gray ink, lower right: "I" collector's stamp | (in graphite) "A"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.3.108
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
boats | dockyard | flags | historical subject | marine art | people | ships | water
Associated Places:
Devon | England | Europe | Plymouth | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:6511
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