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An image of Wreck of the 'Thames' by Samuel Prout

Samuel Prout

(England 1784 – 1852)

Title
Wreck of the 'Thames'
Other titles:
Wreck of an East Indiaman
Wreck of an East India Man
Year
1822
Media category
Watercolour
Materials used
watercolour
Dimensions

42.0 x 57.0 cm

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1888
Accession number
1082
Location
Not on display
Further information

In a letter from Thomas Devitt, Secretary of the London Selection Committee, he calls this work 'Lusitania' (9 December 1887, 91g/1887)

Provenance (1)

Messrs Vokins, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from Messrs Vokins 1888

Exhibition history (1)

British and European watercolours - the first thirty years of the collection 1875-1906, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 13 Apr 1996–02 Jun 1996