Left: figure with boathook (detail), John Singleton Copley, Watson and the Shark, 1778, oil on canvas, 182.1 x 229.7 cm (National Gallery of Art); right: After Charles LeBrun, engravings, from The Compleat Drawing Master (London, 1763)


Left: figure with boathook (detail), John Singleton Copley, Watson and the Shark, 1778, oil on canvas, 182.1 x 229.7 cm (National Gallery of Art); right: After Charles LeBrun, engravings, from The Compleat Drawing Master (London, 1763)

Cite this page as: Beth Harris, "Left: figure with boathook (detail), John Singleton Copley, Watson and the Shark, 1778, oil on canvas, 182.1 x 229.7 cm (National Gallery of Art); right: After Charles LeBrun, engravings, from The Compleat Drawing Master (London, 1763)," in Smarthistory, March 1, 2016, accessed May 24, 2018, https://smarthistory.org/copley-watson-and-the-shark/expressions/.