Maritime view of Plymouth harbour, with boats at sail and in dry dock, by the 18th-century caricaturist and watercolourist Thomas Rowlandson.

The work is painted in a palette of warm brown and cool grey-blues. In the foreground are lively figures of people and horses.


Collection of Lady Frances Ann Stevens.

The Box, Plymouth

Drake Circus, Plymouth, Devon, PL4 8AJ
01752 304774

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The Box, Plymouth is a major cultural and heritage attraction scheduled to open in spring 2020. It will feature a series of permanent galleries showcasing the city's art, human history, natural history, film, photographic and archive collections alongside an exciting programme of events, artist commissions and temporary exhibitions. Please see our website for full details and confirmed opening hours.

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