Skip to main content

Codfishing: Preliminary Study [1] of 5, [between 1949 and 1951]

 Item — Box: Oversize 2, Folder: 5
Call Number: MSS 7, Series II

Scope and Contents

Four large sketches: three depict what look like lines (ropes), the top shrouded with fabric, the middle unknown, the bottom strung with doughnut-shaped floats. The top and bottom sketches represent parts of the rigging that appear in the right-most portion of the tool assembly (in the foreground of the image). Sketch of a barrel tied with cord in upper right corner.


  • [between 1949 and 1951]


Physical Description

1 drawing : graphite on bond paper ;

Conditions Governing Access

From the Collection:

The materials are open for research.

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English


35 x 43 cm.

Part of the Yale Center for British Art, Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

Department of Rare Books and Manuscripts
1080 Chapel Street
P. O. Box 208280
New Haven CT 06520-8280 US


1080 Chapel Street
New Haven , CT 06510

Opening Hours