Painting: Aberdeen White Star Line Clipper Ship - THERMOPYLAE; F.W. Coombes; 199...

Name/Title

Painting: Aberdeen White Star Line Clipper Ship - THERMOPYLAE

About this object

Watercolour painting of Aberdeen White Star Line Clipper Ship - THERMOPYLAE. The ship had two decks and three masts and was involved in the China tea trade. She was a fast clipper ship and set speed records on her maiden voyage to Melbourne - 63 days. Note the White Star Line flag on the main-mast.

Maker

F.W. Coombes

Medium and Materials

Watercolour/Art Media, 0 - Whole
Paper

Measurements

HxW (2D objects YxX): H 167 W 226mm (H 6 9/16 W 8 7/8in)
HxW (2D objects YxX): H 117 W 150mm (H 4 5/8 W 5 7/8in)

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

1994.97.13

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