Cutter, Alert

Made:
1755 in United Kingdom
artist:
IM
attributed:
Joseph Marshall

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Painting. [Model of Cutter] Alert. [Stern view]. / [bl] I.M. 1755. - 1755. - Oil on panel, 38.5x60.5x1.5cm in gilt frame, 46x67.8x4cm. - Perspective view, possibly drawn to illustrate an experimental design rather than an actual plan. a model is known to have been built from design of Sir J Acworth d.1749. - Not part of the series of ship model paintings commissioned by King George III. - Ship is cutter, 6th Rate; eight were in service 1753-1754

Details

Category:
Art
Object Number:
1904-26/2
Measurements:
frame: 460 x 678 x 40 mm
image: 385 mm x 605 mm x 15 mm,
type:
oil painting
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • oil painting - visual work
credit:
Mrs. Gibbs