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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 30 x 57 inches (76.2 x 144.8 cm)
Credit Line Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accession Number B1981.25.364
Collection Paintings and Sculpture
Link to This Record http://collections.britishart.yale.edu/vufind/Record/1671219
Subject Terms anchor | boats | brigantine | frigate | harbor | hermaphrodite brigs | longboats | luggers | ocean | port | sails | sea | ships | sloops (sailing vessels) | square-rigged vessels
Place Represented England | Great Yarmouth | Norfolk | United Kingdom
Publications

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)


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


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)

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