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 Achter, A. van (Dutch(?) artist, active late 19th century), Entrance to Harbour

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Title Entrance to Harbour
Collection Scarborough Art Gallery
Artist Achter, A. van (Dutch(?) artist, active late 19th century)
Date 1882 (dated)
Signed yes
Description Van Achter's painting shows a fishing boat returning to the harbour, presumably after a period of hard work out on the fishing grounds. A pilot boat is being rowed out in front of the craft. Other boats are moored around a lighthouse, shown in the middle ground of the painting.
Current Accession Number SCAAG 1954..61
Inscription front lr 'A. Van Achter'
Subject marine
Measurements 98.8 x 132.8 cm cm (estimate)
Material oil on canvas
Acquisition Details unknown
Rights Owner Scarborough Art Gallery
Author Dr Ruth Stewart



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