The Cutter Yacht, Talisman, (87 Tons) R.Y.S. sailing the Great Match with the Corsair,from Cowes round the Eddystone, and back, Octr. 1842. To Robert Meiklam, Esqre. this Print is respectfully dedicated, by The Publisher.
London, Ackermann & Co. Strand, George Foster 114 Fenchurch St.__ Cowes, J Pinhorn. __ Plymouth, Edmund Fry [n.d., c.1843].
Lithograph, image 230 x 305mm. 9 x 12". Repaired tear into publication line. Some soiling.
The Corsair and was the victor over the Talisman in the celebated race between the two Royal Yacht Club boats for 1,000 guineas from Cowes to the Eddystone lighthouse, Cornwall.
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