Yale Center for British Art
Creator:
Charles Hamilton Smith, 1776–1859, Belgian

Title:
Situation of H.M.S. Hecla & Griper
Date:
undated
Medium:
Watercolor and graphite on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 12 7/8 × 16 1/8 inches (32.7 × 41 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:
Inscribed in pen and black ink, lower center: "Situation of H. M. S. Hecla & Griper. | July 4th 1819 in the middle of Davis Strait."
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1978.43.1820(52)
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
landscape | marine art
Currently On View:
Not on view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:71436