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Depth Charge [trial proof]

Fine art

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Collection Fine art, Prints, drawings and watercolours
Gallery locationNot on display

Object details:

Object ID PAF0769
Description A scene in which a depth charge is being deployed. Signed by artist. W. L. Wyllie (1851-1931) was a British Marine artist. Born in London, Wyllie painted, drew, and etched Thames scenes throughout his life. He moved to Portsmouth in 1907, where he continued working, supported the restoration of the Victory and painted the Trafalgar Panorama. Early in his career Wyllie was an illustrator for The Graphic, and he became a member of the Royal Academy in 1907.
Date made

Artist/Maker Wyllie, William Lionel
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London. Purchased with the assistance of the Society for Nautical Research Macpherson Fund
Materials etching
Measurements Sheet: 146 x 458 mm; Mount: 405 mm x 557 mm
  • Depth Charge [trial proof] (PAF0769)
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