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Creator Samuel Davis, 1757–1819, British
Title Boats on the Hoogley [Hooghly] River
Alternate Title(s) Verso: sketch of a boat
Date undated
Medium Gray wash and graphite on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions Sheet: 11 1/2 x 18 1/8 inches (29.2 x 46 cm)
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Marks/
Lettering
Inscribed on back in graphite, lower center: "Boats in the Hoogley"; in graphite, lower left: "J119" [encircled]; in graphite, lower right: "Samuel DAVIS 67/2/1/94"
Credit Line Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accession Number B1977.14.234
Collection Prints and Drawings
Link to This Record http://collections.britishart.yale.edu/vufind/Record/3646701
Subject Terms boats | marine art | river | ships
Place Represented Asia | Bharat | Hooghly | Hugli River | West Bengal
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