Shipping off the Dutch Coast by Francis Swaine

A scene at the entrance to a small harbour, with fishing boat lowering its sail to the left, and a smaller one to the right against a low wooden pier with three figures.


18 x 24 cm
Acquired in:
Presented by:
Victor Rienaecker through The Art Fund

A frigate and other boats are in the background under a light pearly sky. The donor previously donated two other works to the Whitworth through the Art Fund in 1926.

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