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Creator:
Francis Holman, 1760–1790, British
Title:

The Frigate 'Surprise' at Anchor off Great Yarmouth, Norfolk

Date:
ca. 1775
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 30 x 57 inches (76.2 x 144.8 cm)
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1981.25.364
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
anchor | boats | brigantine | frigate | harbor | hermaphrodite brigs | longboats | luggers | ocean | port | sails | sea | ships | sloops (sailing vessels) | square-rigged vessels
Associated Places:
England | Great Yarmouth | Norfolk | United Kingdom
Access:
Not on view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:852
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Malcolm Cormack, A Concise Catalogue of Paintings in the Yale Center for British Art, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1985, pp. 122-123, N590.2 A83 (YCBA)

Malcolm Cormack, Seascapes : Yale Center for British Art., , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1977, p. [6], no. 24, V 1909 (YCBA) Vertical File

Eleanor Hughes, Spreading Canvas : Eighteenth-Century British Marine Painting, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 2016, p. 215, cat. 75, ND 1373.G74 S67 2016 (YCBA)

Painting in England 1700-1850, collection of Mr. & Mrs. Paul Mellon. , Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA, 1963, p. 49 (v.1), no. 24, pl. 116, ND466 V57 v.1-2 (YCBA)


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