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Oil painting - Sorrento: Bay of Naples
  • Sorrento: Bay of Naples
    Collins, William RA, born 1788 - died 1847
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Sorrento: Bay of Naples

  • Object:

    Oil painting

  • Date:

    1841 (painted)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Collins, William RA, born 1788 - died 1847 (painter (artist))

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Oil on panel

  • Credit Line:

    Given by John Sheepshanks, 1857

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Oil painting on panel entitled 'Sorrento - Bay of Naples'.


1841 (painted)


Collins, William RA, born 1788 - died 1847 (painter (artist))

Materials and Techniques

Oil on panel

Marks and inscriptions

'W Collins/1841'
Signed and dated by the artist, lower left


Height: 40.6 cm estimate, Width: 29.8 cm estimate, :

Object history note

Given by John Sheepshanks, 1857

Descriptive line

Oil painting entitled 'Sorrento - Bay of Naples' by William Collins. British School, 1841.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Parkinson, R., Victoria and Albert Museum, Catalogue of British Oil Paintings 1820-1860, London: HMSO, 1990, pp. 35-36


Oil paint; Panel


Oil painting

Subjects depicted





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