A Marine Fantasy

© the artist's estate. Image credit: Southampton City Museums

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This painting is a panel from Shaw, Savill and Albion's 'Northern Star'. It depicts Sydney Harbour Bridge; Government House, Sydney; Rangitoto Island, Waitemata Harbour, Auckland. The ships in the painting are: ‘Crusader’, c.1869 and ‘Southern Cross’, 1955. In the right foreground can be seen New Zealand flax. Information provided by Dr Donald Bassett, 2013.

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A Marine Fantasy


mixed media on board


H 125 x W 278 cm

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gift, 2005

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