Sketchbooks and albums, Admiral Sir Edward Gennys Fanshawe (1814–1906), Fine art, Prints, drawings and watercolours

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'Mexicans, Plaza at Tepic [Mexico], Augt 19th - 13th 1850'

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Object details:

Object ID PAI4647
Description No. 40 in Fanshawe's Pacific album, 1849 - 52. Captioned by the artist on the album page below the image, as title. A well-observed study of the local costume at Tepic, Mexico, where Fanshawe appears to have spent the dates given for it arranging for a freight of silver to be carried to Panama on his ship 'Daphne' from San Blas, the port for Tepic: for his drawing of the town see PAI4651.
Date made 9-13 August 1850

Artist/Maker Fanshawe, Edward Gennys
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Materials watercolour
Measurements Sheet: 175 x 258 mm
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