Two Merchant Ships from Nantes, France

Object Number: 
1954.150
Date: 
18th century ?
Medium: 
Black ink and wash, and graphite on paper, laid on a larger sheet
Dimensions: 
frame: 21 x 29 x 3/4 in. ( 53.3 x 73.7 x 1.9 cm ) Overall: 19 1/2 x 27 1/4 in. ( 49.5 x 69.2 cm )
Marks: 
legend: ink, lower right
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at middle right in black ink: "A Nantea", followed by a long inscription in French
Credit Line: 
Naval History Society Fund
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group