Truro River, from a field near Cliff Cottage.On the occasion of Her Majesty's visit the the Fairy Yacht on the day of he Truro Regatta, September, 7th, 1846.
Published by Heard & Sons, Boscawen Street, Truro.
Very fine hand-coloured lithograph, very scarce with large margins. Printed area: 300 x 480mm (11¾ x 18¾"). Small tear to lower right edge of sheet.
A picturesque view of the Truro River, Cornwall, during the Regatta of 1846, with crowds gathered on the bank of the river to the right, and a number of boats on the water, including the royal steam yeacht, 'Fairy' in the centre, carrying Queen Victoria. The town of Truro can be seen in the distance. After British painter James George Philp, who became a member of the New Society of Painters in Watercolours in 1856.
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