Francis Place, brown & grey wash, 8 x 12½, after 1700, one of three similar storms
from Francis Place, exhibition catalogue 1971, no 88

FRANCIS PLACE
1647-1728
Durham - York


An English Royal Yacht near Sheerness, c 1675; etching by F.Place
from A Pageant of the Sea, p.115, M.S.Robinson, 1950

It seems to me that Monamy was familiar with these etchings by Francis Place.


Ships being careened: a favourite theme of Reinier Nooms, or Zeeman, died 1667. From L.J.Bol, p. 291


Inset: Monamy 1730 (reversed).

Three sketches, above and left
by Francis Place
from Masters of Maritime Art
exhibition catalogues 1936, '37, '38
introduced by Geoffrey Callender


a real curiosity
marine painters
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