John Singleton Copley

Watson and the Shark



John Singleton Copley - Watson and the Shark

Literature

John Walker, National Gallery of Art, Washington, New York, 1995, nr. 552


Provenance

Brook Watson (1735-1807), London and East Sheen, Surrey
bequeathed to Christ's Hospital, London
purchased 1963 by NGA

External links

National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. Accession number 1963.6.1

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John Singleton Copley Colonel Fitch and His Sisters
Colonel Fitch and His Sisters
1800-01

John Singleton Copley Mrs. Metcalf Bowler
Mrs. Metcalf Bowler
c. 1763

John Singleton Copley Mrs. Jeremiah Lee (Martha Swett)
Mrs. Jeremiah Lee (Martha Swett)
1769

John Singleton Copley Baron Graham
Baron Graham
1804

John Singleton Copley
Watson and the Shark
1778
182.1 x 229.7 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed and dated center left, inside boat: JSCopley.P.1778-
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Ferdinand Lammot Belin Fund