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English School, Dutch Man-o-War Entering the Harbour at Boulogne

Photo courtesy of Dave Penman (All rights reserved)

Details

Country House
Doddington Hall
Title(s)
Dutch Man-o-War Entering the Harbour at Boulogne
Date
? later 17th century
Location
Stairs Leading To Second Floor And Landing
Medium and support
Oil on canvas
Dimensions
Overall height: 50 cm, Overall width: 80 cm
Artist
English School
Catalogue Number
DN68

Description

The picture was probably acquired by Captain Christopher Gunman, a regular visitor to Boulogne during his naval career as commanding officer of various royal yachts. It was among the pictures formerly in the collection of the Gunman family and came to Doddington in the early nineteenth century following the marriage of Sarah Hussey Delaval to James Gunman.

by Martin Postle

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