Album: Title page of album of watercolours depicting sailing ships, steamers and...

Name/Title

Album: Title page of album of watercolours depicting sailing ships, steamers and some yachts by F.W. Combes and illustration of ORSOVA (Orient Line)

About this object

Title page indexed album compiled by F.W. Coombes. Stamped with the former owner's name "Gilbert Gane" at top centre. Handwritten note reads "Paintings by F.W. Coombes (of San Francisco?). Mr Combes owned a schooner. Gib met artist in Auckland through Uncle Frank Atkinson (Dr.)"HARRIER, UNDINE and LARK), SS ROTOMAHANA (Union Steam Ship Company), SS HAUROTO in a gale Auckland to Sydney Oct 1886 (Union Steam Ship Company), SS UMBRIA (Cunard).

Maker

F.W. Coombes

Medium and Materials

Cardboard/Paper, 0 - Whole

Measurements

Length (mm): 225mm (3/4ft)
Width: 165mm (9/16ft)

Subject and Association Keywords

Painting/[MARITIME ARTS & CRAFTS]

Subject and Association Keywords

Shipping Lines/[Shipping]

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs E. Lindis Ashton

Object Type

Art

Object number

1994.97.2

Copyright Licence  

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