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- Object: Preservation
Men in a pinnace, using a blanket for a sail, one baling out, another fainting from hunger and exhaustion in the arms of his companions, one standing by the tiller, another standing in the centre, pointing towards a large ship sailing on the left; after Dodd.
Etching, engraving and aquatint
- Production date
- 1784-1785 (circa)
Height: 418 millimetres (trimmed)
Width: 542 millimetres (trimmed?)
- Curator's comments
- One of a group of prints illustrating accounts of heroism and survival, which appear to form a series; see also 1867,0309.1455, 1854,0812.198 and 1854,1020.65, which are published by Pollard, the aquatint by Jukes, in 1784 and 1785.
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