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.

Details

Medium:
Watercolour
Dimensions:
18 x 24 cm
Acquired in:
1928
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.

Venue details

The Whitworth The University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester Greater Manchester M15 6ER 0161 275 7450 www.manchester.ac.uk/whitworth

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