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Ishtar Gate, Dragon of Marduk Mushhush (31.25)

WATSON AND THE SHARK
WATSON AND THE SHARK

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WATSON AND THE SHARK

John Singleton Copley(American, 1738-1815)

Date
1782
Medium
Oil on canvas
Dimensions
36 x 30 1/2 in. (91.4 x 77.5 cm) Framed: 45 3/16 x 39 x 2 1/2 in.
Department
American Art before 1950
Classification
Paintings
Credit
Founders Society Purchase, Dexter M. Ferry, Jr. Fund
Accession No.
46.310
Provenance
Noel Desanfans, before 1786 Sale, Christie's, London, April 8, 1786, lot 396 W. Goddard, by 1791 Sale, Christie's, February 5, 1791, lot 73, sold to Green G. P. Anderson, London W. P. Hunter, London, ca. 1850 M. Knoedler Co., London, 1946 DIA in 1946
Keywords
canvas, oil, paint, seascape, narrative
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