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Douglas Bay

Date made: 9 July 1846

Artist: unknown artist

Description: “Herrings may be considered as the staple commodity of the Island; they are the great support of the Manksman, and can alone rouse the dormant energy of his mind, stimulate him to industry, and enliven the whole island.” (Nathaniel Jefferys, A Descriptive and Historical Account of the Isle of Man, 1809, M 00904)


Measurements: overall: 24 x 31.5 cm

Materials: paper

Object name: drawing

Collection: Art Collection

ID number: 2003-0060/6


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