Nautical Sketches. No. 1. Kestrel. R.Y.S.Commodore the Earl of Yarborough.
Published by A. Hinton, & Ackermann & Co. London [n.d., c.1845].
Tinted lithograph, image 310 x 460mm. 12¼ x 18". Tatty extremities.
A fine print of this boat, one of the Royal Yacht Squadron. Member yachts are given the Suffix RYS to their names, and permitted to fly the White Ensign of the Royal Navy rather than the merchant Red Ensign flown by the majority of other UK registered vessels.
[Ref: 9892] £820.00