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1943

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Album Page, Fleet of Man-of-War, possibly 1887

This is a Album page. It was created by Whitney Warren Jr. and after Willem van de Velde the Elder. It is dated possibly 1887 and we acquired it in 1943. Its medium is brush and wash, graphite on cream paperboard tipped into binding with fabric. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Mrs. William Greenough. It is credited Gift of Mrs. William Greenough.

Its dimensions are

23.9 x 31.2 cm (9 7/16 x 12 5/16 in.), irregular

It has the following markings

Paper-maker's mark: embossed in lower left corner: JMP (inscribed in a shield) / (below) BRISTOL (inscribed in banner).

It is inscribed

Recto, in graphite, upper right corner: (inscribed in circle): 11; 12.

Cite this object as

Album Page, Fleet of Man-of-War, possibly 1887; Whitney Warren Jr. (American, 1864–1943); Netherlands; brush and wash, graphite on cream paperboard tipped into binding with fabric; 23.9 x 31.2 cm (9 7/16 x 12 5/16 in.), irregular; Gift of Mrs. William Greenough; 1943-51-96

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