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Shipping at Sea, by Samuel Owen

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An image of Shipping at Sea. Owen, Samuel (British, 1768-1857). Watercolour on paper, laid down, height 135 mm, width 118 mm. 19th Century.

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Shipping at Sea. Owen, Samuel (British, 1768-1857). Watercolour on paper, laid down, height 135 mm, width 118 mm. 19th Century.

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  • Accession Number: 1696
  • Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
  • Photographer name: Michael Jones
  • Image height: 1024 pixels
  • Image width: 844 pixels
  • Processed with: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5.6 (Macintosh)
  • Filesize: 197.37kB
  • Exposure time: 1/17
  • ISO Speed: 50
  • Captured: 2012:01:26 16:11:26

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19th Century 458392 Artistic Movement British School Date Department English Fitz_PDP Interior/Exterior Medium Nationalities Other Keywords Samuel Owen Workflow _WF_AdOK _WF_KWD _WF_OPACtd _WF_PCtd calm water docked docks exterior marine maritime moored rigging rowing boat sailing sailing ship sails seascape shipping ships water watercolour Artist/Maker

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