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Watercolour - The Blue Ship, Venice
  • The Blue Ship, Venice
    Paterson, Emily Murray, born 1855 - died 1934
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The Blue Ship, Venice

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Italy (probably, painted)

  • Date:

    ca. 1895-1911 (painted)
    1911 (exhibited)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Paterson, Emily Murray, born 1855 - died 1934 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour drawing

  • Credit Line:

    Charles Poland Bequest

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case WD, shelf 70, box B

Physical description

Watercolour entitled 'The Blue Ship, Venice' depicting two ships on the water, the blue ship being the larger of the two. Signed by the artist.

Place of Origin

Italy (probably, painted)


ca. 1895-1911 (painted)
1911 (exhibited)


Paterson, Emily Murray, born 1855 - died 1934 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour drawing

Marks and inscriptions

Emily M. Paterson
Signed in blue, bottom right


Height: 10.9375 in, Width: 15.0125 in

Descriptive line

Watercolour entitled 'The Blue Ship, Venice' by Emily Murray Paterson. Scottish School, ca. early 20th century.




Watercolour drawing

Subjects depicted

Watercraft; Ships; Boats


Paintings; Scotland


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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