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H.M. State Yacht Victoria & Albert, leaving Gravesend with their Royal Highnesses the Prince & Princess Frederick William of Prussia, February 2nd 1858...

Major collection: Hart Nautical
Named collection: Arthur H. Clark Collection
Object type: lithograph
Maker: Dutton, Thomas Goldsworth; Foster, William; Day & Son Ltd.
Place made: United Kingdom, Greater London, London
Date made: 1858
Materials: ink; color; paper
Measurements: 17 1/4 in x 24 in
Nomenclature: steam yachts
Classification: vessel depictions

The dressed HMY 'Victoria & Albert II' leaving the Terrace Pier of Gravesend on February 2nd 1858. On board are the Prince and Princess Frederick William of Prussia. The HMS vessels on the right side of the print are also dressed in flags. Sailors man the yards on the HMS 'Lapwing,' and HMS 'Alacrity.' Green hills and a spire of the nearby town are visible in the background.


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Foster, William
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