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Creator:
Peter DeWint, 1784–1849, British
Title:
Shipwreck off the Needles, Isle of Wight
Date:
undated
Medium:
Graphite and watercolor on moderately thick, rough, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 7/8 x 13 1/8 inches (25.1 x 33.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on back in graphite upper left: "Isle of Wight"; in graphite upper right: "De Wint"; in graphite center: "D2185/ P De Wint 1784-1849 | LGD; lower right in graphite: "D2185"

Paul Mellon collector's mark

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.5252
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
cliffs | figures | masts | rocks (landforms) | rowboat | sailboats | sea | ships | shipwrecks
Associated Places:
England | Europe | Isle of Wight | The Needles | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:8549
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