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Two Views of an English Brigantine

BHC0978
Oil paintings

Object connections:

Collection Oil paintings, Fine art, Maritime Art Greenwich
Gallery locationNot on display
Peopleunreferenced citation: Colonial Sugar Refinery Co.

Object details:

Object ID BHC0978
Description A portrait of a 17th century English brigantine broadside-on, before the wind, with a second view of her beyond, on the right, close hauled on the port tack and in port-quarter view. She is probably flying the pennant of the East India Company, and in the broadside view the deck is crowded with sailors carrying out a variety of tasks. The painting has been signed by the artist and dated '1725'. (Framed)
Date made 1725

Artist/Maker Boons, T. or F.
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London, Caird Collection
Materials frame; oil on panel
Measurements Frame: 625 mm x 798 mm x 52 mm; Painting: 462 x 644 mm
Parts
  • Two Views of an English Brigantine (BHC0978)
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