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Bequeathed by Donald Parker through the Art Fund, July 2015. Museums Sheffield
Date Made/Found: 1769-1825
Artist: John Thomas Serres , British, 1759 - 1825
Material and Medium: oil on panel
Dimensions: Frame: 181 × 289mm Sight size: 123 × 228mm
Department: Visual Art
Accession Number: VIS.5792
This painting shows a busy stretch of waterway along the coast of the Netherlands. Serres was a well-known British marine painter, often of rough seas and important naval battles. Serres often painted in ink and watercolours as well as oils, and some ink lines can be seen around the figures in the foreground where he sketched their placement before painting.
Display Location: In Store
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