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The London & Meira Packet Brig Dart (242 Tons) Entering Funchal Roads

Major collection: Hart Nautical
Named collection: Arthur H. Clark Collection
Object type: lithograph
Maker: Knell, William Adolphus; Dutton, Thomas Goldsworth; Ackermann & Co.; Day & Haghe
Place made: United Kingdom, Greater London, London
Date made: 1845
Materials: ink; pigment; paper
Measurements: 17 in x 20 3/4 in
Nomenclature: British; packets; brigs
Classification: ship portraits

A tinted lithograph of the packet brig 'Dart' approaching the town of Funchal in Madeira, Portugal. The town is visible in the background. In the left foreground, there is a small rowboat of men carrying cargo and a passenger in a black top hat.


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Ackermann & Co.
British/German publisher/printmaker/printer, 1792 - 1834