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Creator Charles Brooking, 1723–1759, British
Title Ship on Fire at Night
Date ca. 1756
Medium Oil on canvas
Dimensions 12 1/2 x 17 inches (31.8 x 43.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/
Marks/
Lettering
Signed in black paint, lower left: "C. Brooking"
Credit Line Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accession Number B1981.25.69
Collection Paintings and Sculpture
Link to This Record http://collections.britishart.yale.edu/vufind/Record/1670060
Subject Terms beach | boats | castle | costume | cutter (sailing vessel) | disaster | fire | flames | fort | harbor | marine art | men | night | port | sailboats | sea | seamen | seascape | ship | shore (landform) | smoke
Publications

Malcolm Cormack, Seascapes : Yale Center for British Art., , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1977, p. [ 5 ], no. 16, V 1909 (YCBA) , Vertical File


Eleanor Hughes, Spreading Canvas : Eighteenth-Century British Marine Painting, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 2016, p. 178, cat. 44, ND 1373.G74 S67 2016 (YCBA)


Eleanor Hughes, Spreading Canvas : Eighteenth-Century British Marine Painting, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 2016, p. 178, cat. 44, ND 1373.G74 S67 2016 (YCBA)

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