Nelson's First Farewell or Thirty Years before Trafalgar
after George Joy (Dublin 1844 - Purbrook, Hants 1925)
A print, Nelson's First Farewell, or Thirty Years before Trafalgar after George Joy (1844 - 1925). Signed lower left. A young midshipman and his grandmother. Painted in 1883 and exhibited the same year at the Royal Academy.
Acquired by the National Trust in 1986 with the aid of bequests from E.L. Elliot, H. Ridler, D.E. Swiffen and Alice M. Weeks, grant-aid from the National Heritage Memorial Fund, the Countryside Commission and funds raised by the East Anglian Coast & Countryside Appeal, and an endowment from Mildred Cordeaux, a cousin of Thomas Upcher
Makers and roles
after George Joy (Dublin 1844 - Purbrook, Hants 1925), artist