11 April 1997
John Thomas Serres (1759-1825)
A Squadron passing Drake Island, on its way to sea
signed 'J.T.Serres.' (lower right, on the spar)
oil on canvas
32 x 48½ in. (81.2 x 123.2 cm.)
Purchased from the St. James's Gallery, 1959 (£325).
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