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The Ness with the Wreck of the Bien-Heureux, Jan, 9, 1826

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    England (printed and published)

  • Date:

    ca. 1828 (printed and published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Pyall, Henry, born 1795 - died 1833 (printmaker)
    Strutt, Joseph, born 1749 - died 1802 (artist)
    W. T. Strutt & Son (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Aquatint on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Professor E. W. Tristram

  • Museum number:

    E.2466-1932

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case J, shelf 2, box D

Physical description

An aquatint depicting the wreck of the Bien-Heureux off the Ness, Teignmouth, Devon.

Place of Origin

England (printed and published)

Date

ca. 1828 (printed and published)

Artist/maker

Pyall, Henry, born 1795 - died 1833 (printmaker)
Strutt, Joseph, born 1749 - died 1802 (artist)
W. T. Strutt & Son (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Aquatint on paper

Marks and inscriptions

Lettered with title

'J: Strutt Del: Pyall Sculp: / Published by W. T. Strutt & Son, Exeter & Teignmouth.'
Lettered

Dimensions

Height: 8.125 in, Width: 10.5625 in

Descriptive line

Print by Henry Pyall after Joseph Strutt, 'The Ness with the Wreck of the Bien-Heureux, Jan, 9, 1826,' from 'The River Teign, from the Source to the Sea,' published by W. T. Strutt & Son, aquatint, England, ca. 1828

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

Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1932. London: HMSO, 1933

Materials

Paper; Printing ink

Techniques

Aquatint

Subjects depicted

Shipwreck

Categories

Prints; Topography; Boats and ships

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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