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The schooner 'Little Beauty'

BHC3451
Fine art

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Collection Fine art, Oil paintings
Gallery locationNot on display
VesselsLittle Beauty 1875

Object details:

Object ID BHC3451
Description A primitive ship’s portrait showing the two-masted schooner ‘Little Beauty’ broadside-on under sail. Her name is visible from the flag flying from her main mast. Several figures are indicated on board and a variety of other vessels can be seen in the distance. The artist painted a number of ship’s portraits towards the end of the 19th century. The painting is signed ‘W.P.’, bottom right and was painted in 1875.
Date made 1875

Artist/Maker Pearn, W.
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Materials oil on board
Measurements Painting: 430 mm x 610 mm
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