Streaming the PVs : Paravanes enable a ship to go through mines in almost complete safety

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  • Art.IWM ART 1232
Department
Art and Popular Design
Production date
1919
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  • Support: canvas
  • medium: oil
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  • Support: Height 1019 mm, Width 1270 mm
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  • object category: painting
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art

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image: A warship at sea sailing directly towards the viewer, with paravanes suspended by cables from horizontal metal arms on the port and starboard sides. Two other Royal Navy warships are visible behind sailing in convoy.

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CHAS. PEARS. 1919

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