Aquatint

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1795

GUSN

GUSN-67195

Description

Framed aquatint entitled "An East-Indiaman in a storm, Scudding before the Wind." Ship w/ British flag tossed on sea. Partially dismasted. Two small ships in background. Original frame of pressed brass over wood has been painted black.

Details

Descriptive Terms

marines (visual works)
aquatints (prints)
aquatints (prints)
ink
paper (fiber product)
marines (visual works)
ships
Ink
Unidentified Paper
Aquatint
Maritime
Ship
Picture

Inscription

Engraved under print: ""Designed and Engraved by W. Elmes"" Engraved under title: ""Published 10th Octr. 1795 by John Fairburn. No. 146 Minories, London.""

Maker

Elmes, W. (Engraver)
Fairburn, John (Publisher)

Location of Origin

London, England

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

8 x 10 1/4 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1939.83