Silver Jubilee Review. The King Leads His Fleet to Sea. [In pencil.]"Resolution" "Victoria & Albert" "Revenge" "Queen Elizabeth" "Rowilles" "Royal Sovereign".
Etching. Platemark: 115 x 375mm (4½ x 14¾").
A view of the Royal Yacht Victoria & Albert, wearing Court Flags, proceeding through the lines of the heavy ships during the Fleet Review of 16th July 1935 to mark HM King George V’s Silver Jubilee year. Each ship is named below the image. By Rowland John Robb Langmaid R.A. (1897 - 1956). Born in Vancouver, Langmaid studied maritime art with William Lionel Wyllie and Langmaid was the official war artist to the Commander-in-Chief Mediterranean Fleet from 1941 to 1943.
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