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Creator:
Rev. William Gilpin, 1724–1804, British
Title:

Shipping Scene with Three Figures on shore

Date:
between 1745 and 1748
Medium:
Brown wash, gray wash, pen and brown ink, and graphite with some scraping on moderately thick, moderately textured, beige laid paper, prepared with yellow wash
Dimensions:
Sheet: 5 3/8 x 7 13/16 inches (13.7 x 19.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, lower right: "1 | Wm. GILPIN"

artist's stamp of William Gilpin, lower left: "WG"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1981.25.2012
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
boats | cliffs | figures | landscape | marine art | rocks (landforms) | sea | ship | shore (landform)
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:7633
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