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Breaking up of the Agamemnon
  • Seymour Haden
    1818–1910
    born: London, England, United Kingdom ; died: Bramdean, England, United Kingdom ; active: England, United Kingdom
  • Breaking up of the Agamemnon, 1870
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • etching, dry point
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 194 x 413 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 329 x 500 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 7 5/8 x 16 1/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 12 15/16 x 19 5/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 25 in
  • Museum purchase: The Howard E. Crawford Collection
  • Not on display
  • 1970.0198
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Harbour scene with large and small boats and ships. Buildings in the distance. The major ship, Agamemnon, is being taken apart. Part of landing wharf in lower right corner.