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'Madagascar', East Indiaman, 1000 tons

PAJ2918
Green Blackwall collection

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Collection Green Blackwall collection, Fine art, Prints, drawings and watercolours, Special collections
Gallery locationNot on display
PeopleGreen Collection: Green Collection
VesselsMadagascar

Object details:

Object ID PAJ2918
Description Print entitled ' ''Madagascar'', East Indiaman, 1000 tons'. The print is framed and the bears the text which reads 'To Captain Fortescue Wm Harris and the officers of the ship, this print is most respectfully dedicated by the Publisher'. The 'Madagascar' was built in London in 1837, probably by Green's, for their London to India run. The lighthouse on the right is probably the Eddystone, indicating a Channel location.
Date made unknown

Artist/Maker Dutton, Thomas Goldsworthy
Day & Son
Foster, William
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London, Green Blackwall Collection
Materials paper; aquatint; etching
Measurements Frame: 490 mm x 640 mm x 45 mm
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  • 'Madagascar', East Indiaman, 1000 tons (PAJ2918)
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