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Fores's Marine Sketches. Plate 9. The Schooner Yacht Rosalind, 100 Tons, R.T.Y.C.
Named collection: Arthur H. Clark Collection
Object type: lithograph
Maker: Robins, Thomas Sewell; Fores; Dutton, Thomas Goldsworth; Day & Son Ltd.
Place made: United Kingdom, Greater London, London
Date made: 1853
Materials: ink; paper; color
Measurements: 16 in x 21 3/4 in
Nomenclature: schooner yachts; Royal Thames Yacht Club
Classification: ship portraits
A port-broadside view of the schooner yacht 'Rosalind' owned by Lord Alfred Paget, Commodore of the Thames Yacht Club. Although she technically finished second in the Royal Thames Yacht Club Match of June 1, 1853, she was declared the winner when the yacht 'Sverige' was deprived of her victory after a captain accused her of foul sailing.