Moonlit Shore with Figures

Uploaded on:
2011-08-05 19:15:00.0
File Size:
3.88 MB
4064 x 2480 pixels
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Digital Media Bank ID: 9040
Description: Moonlit Shore with Figures. Figures on a rocky shore by moonlight, a firelit group at right. Ships in the bay, a stone monument in the right foreground.
Categories: Collections / Fine Art, Timeline/ 1760s, Collections / Fine Art/ Oil Paintings  

Copyright & Re-use

Credit Line: Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
Licence: CC BY-SA

Object or Artwork info

Type (of Object or Artwork): Oil Painting
Title (of Artwork / Object): Moonlit Shore with Figures
Creator (of Artwork / Object): English School
Date Created (of Object / Artwork): c1760
Description (Object or Artwork): This painting shows several figures at the water's edge by a pillar, behind them are trees and a rocky outcrop. Two ships sail in the distance with the moon shining through a dark, cloudy sky.
Subject tags:
fine art
Other Keywords: oil painting,PCF,moon,shore,monument

File info

Original Filename: fa000231_d01_ab10.jpg
Media: Image
Size: 3.88 MB; 4064 x 2480 pixels; 344 x 210 mm (print at 300 DPI); 1075 x 656 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
Orientation: Landscape

Administrative info

Linked Accession no.: FA000231