The Cutter 'Alert'

British (English) School
National Trust Inventory Number 814209

Category Paintings
Date 1830
Materials Oil on canvas in a giltwood frame
Measurements 225 x 303 mm
Place of origin
Collection Dudmaston, Shropshire (Accredited Museum)
On show at Dudmaston, Shropshire, Midlands, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, The Cutter 'Alert' , British (English) School, 1830. Commanded by Lt. John Bazley bringing to Dover the Lexington gun Brig, the first prize of the American War' of Independence. Seen with two additional row boats.

Provenance

Dudmaston collection.

Marks and inscriptions

'Alert' commanded by Lt. John Bazley bringing to Dover the Lexington gun Brig, the first prize of the American War' (written in black ink on paper pasted to reverse of frame)

Makers and roles

British (English) School, artist

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Materials Canvas (10037)
Giltwood (3923)
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Collection Dudmaston, Shropshire (Accredited Museum)  (3759)
Periods 19th century (167585)
Maker British (English) School (3757)
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Object Type Oil painting (12274)

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