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Schooner Yacht Dolphin

Major collection: Hart Nautical
Named collection: Arthur H. Clark Collection
Object type: lithograph
Maker: Brierly, Sir Oswald Walter; Fry, Edmund; Day & Haghe
Place made: United Kingdom, England, London; United Kingdom, England, Plymouth
Date made: 1839
Materials: ink; color wash; paper
Measurements: 13 3/4 in x 19 3/4 in
Nomenclature: British; schooner yachts; racing
Classification: ship portraits

A colored zincograph of the schooner yacht 'Dolphin' winning the Queen's Plate at Cowes 17 August 1839. Viewed from the starboard side, the 'Dolphin' passes between various small rowing boats full of men in the foreground and the brig yachts 'Kestrel' and the 'Wanderer' in the background. The dedication and publication detail with captions are printed underneath the image plate.


Related Vessels

thumbnail Dolphin
thumbnail Kestrel, RYS