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Title A Seascape with Fisher Folk
Collection Aberdeen Art Gallery and Museums
Artist Unknown
Date Earliest possibly about 1840
Date Latest possibly about 1900
Description A boat is lying on the beach, with two figures, possibly fishermen, already aboard. Another two adult figures and a child stand beside it. There are possibly two other very indistinct figures further off to the right and back. On the boat, oar or furled sails, project from the prow. The reflections of the people and the boat are visible in the wet sand.
Current Accession Number ABDAG003652
Former Accession Number 68.52
Inscription front lr 'Matt'
Subject marine; figure (fisher folk)
Measurements 20.1 x 28.3 cm cm (estimate)
Material oil on paper (laid on board)
Acquisition Details Bequeathed by Miss Leslie Thomson 1968
Rights Owner Aberdeen Art Gallery and Museums
Author Jennifer Melville



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