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Creator:
George Romney, 1734–1802, British
Title:

Wolgemuth Rescuing the Shipwrecked off the Cape of Good Hope

Date:
1793
Medium:
Graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 5 1/2 x 8 3/4 inches (14 x 22.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso in graphite, upper left: "199"; upper right: "Nov. 95 | 304"; in pen and blue ink, lower left: "Salvage or [...]"

Collector's mark: "G Romney"; collector's mark: "George Romney"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Yale Art Gallery Collection, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. Richardson Dilworth, B.A. 1938
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1979.12.201
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
historical subject | sea | shipwreck
Associated Places:
Cape of Good Hope | South Africa
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:6599
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Alex Kidson, George Romney : a complete catalogue of his paintings, The Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art, New Haven, 2015, v. 3, p. 832, NJ18.R65 A12 +K54 2015 v.1-3 (YCBA)


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