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Submarine 'K6' at Sea

© the copyright holder. Photo credit: Scottish Maritime Museum

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This painting depicts the starboard side view of Royal Navy submarine, HMS 'K6', in tumultuous sea. She flies a white ensign and has two black and white funnels and two guns. 'K6' is emblazoned in white on her watchtower, in which stands two naval seamen. Waves are shown crashing over the side of the vessel. It was painted between 31 May 1916 and June 1926.

Scottish Maritime Museum

Irvine


Date

1916–1926

Medium

oil on board

Measurements

H 34.5 x W 66.7 cm

Accession number

2006-346

Acquisition method

donated

Work type

Painting

Inscription description

A. K. Bennett


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