A Brigantine-rigged British Steamship

R. W. Underwood
National Trust Inventory Number 238021

Category Art / Oil paintings
Date 1800 - 1899
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements 505 x 950 mm
Place of origin
Collection Souter and the Leas, Tyne and Wear (Accredited Museum)
On show at Souter and The Leas, Tyne and Wear, Yorkshire and North East, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, A Brigantine-rigged British Steamship by R. W. Underwood, signed. Proceeding under sail an steam on the starboard tack, seen in starboard profile approaching a distant coastline. Flying the Pilot Jack to denote a British ship requiring a pilot at the foremasthead, and at the stern the Red Ensign .

Makers and roles

R. W. Underwood, artist

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