Objects

INIL 6598

Group

Description

ObjectFormType: 

  • Oil painting

ObjectTechniqueType: 

  • Oil painting on canvas

DistinguishingFeatures: 

At the centre of the painting is a wrecked sailing ship, with white tents on the shore and a large group of onlookers.

Type Value Unit
Height 730.00 mm
Length 1 200.00 mm

DimensionComment: 

Unframed measurement: height 610 mm; length 1040 mm.
History

ObjectAge: 

281 years 11 months ago

AgeComment: 

Mid-eighteenth century/Colonial period

MakerComment: 

Painted by Jurgen Leeuwenberg

ProductionPlace: 

  • Cape of Good Hope

Provenance: 

The work belongs to the collection of the National Library of South Africa.

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