The Lady Kennaway, off Margate, Tho.s Surflen. Esq.re Commander. Homeward Bound 1827.
London. Published by J.W. Huggins, 150 Leadenhall Street, 1829.
Coloured aquatint, sheet 475 x 640mm (18¾ x 25"). Trimmed inside platemark on three sides; very fine.
The Lady Kennaway, built in Calcutta in 1817 and seen here shortly before she was chartered as convict transport in 1830, carrying convicts to Australia and Tasmania, as well as trading with India and Canada. Print made from a painting by W.J. Huggins (1781-1845), who in 1830 became marine painter to William IV.
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