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Sea Piece: Ships under Sail

Oil Painting
late 18th century-early 19th century (painted)
Place of origin

Oil on canvas entitled 'Sea Piece: Ships under Sail'.

Object details

Object type
TitleSea Piece: Ships under Sail (assigned by artist)
Materials and techniques
Oil on canvas
Brief description
Oil painting entitled 'Sea Piece - Ships under Sail' by Thomas Luny. British School, late 18th century-early 19th century.
Physical description
Oil on canvas entitled 'Sea Piece: Ships under Sail'.
  • Estimate height: 12.25in
  • Estimate width: 16in
Dimensions taken from Summary catalogue of British Paintings, Victoria and Albert Museum, 1973
Credit line
Bequeathed by Rev. Chauncey Hare Townshend
Object history
Bequeathed by Rev. Chauncey Hare Townshend, 1868
Subjects depicted
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Record createdFebruary 5, 2007
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