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Creator Julius Caesar Ibbetson, 1759–1817, British
Title Crossing the Line Ceremony on Board the Ship, "Vestal"
Date undated
Medium Watercolor, pen and gray ink, and gouache on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions Sheet: 7 1/8 × 9 5/8 inches (18.1 × 24.4 cm)
On reverse of mount, lower left corner: red sealing wax, seal of a fox with initials "R P R" below (?collection of Robert Prioleau Roupell, London)
Credit Line Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accession Number B1986.29.428
Collection Prints and Drawings
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Subject Terms buckets (vessels) | hatchets | masts | military art | mops (maintenance tools) | rigging | sailors | saws | ships | tricornes | waistcoats
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