File:The royal yacht 'Royal Escape'.jpg

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Summary[edit]

Willem van de Velde the Younger: The Royal Escape Close-Hauled in a Breeze  wikidata:Q50897002 
Artist
creator QS:P170,Q432266
Willem van de Velde the Younger: The Royal Escape Close-Hauled in a Breeze
Title
English: The Royal Escape Close-Hauled in a Breeze
Object type painting
object_type QS:P31,Q3305213
Description
English: The Royal Escape Close-Hauled in a Breeze. The royal yacht Royal Escape appears in the right foreground, seen from before the starboard beam. She flies a red ensign, jack and the common pendant of a man-of-war at the masthead. A two-decker is visible at anchor in the left background, seen almost in stern view and a little on the starboard quarter. A small sprit-rigged vessel, close-hauled on the port tack, occupies the right background, while several other ships are visible in the distance.
Date Late 17th century - Early 18th century
Medium oil on canvas
medium QS:P186,Q296955;P186,Q4259259,P518,Q861259
Dimensions Height: 61 cm (24 ″); Width: 73.5 cm (28.9 ″)
dimensions QS:P2048,61U174728;P2049,73.5U174728
institution QS:P195,Q1199924
Accession number
BHC3600
References
Source/Photographer Collections of the National Maritime Museum

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