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This Print, representing the B & N. A Royal Mail Steam Ship Britannia, John Hewitt, Commander, Leaving her Dock at East Boston on the 3

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3176B
Lot:
330
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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3176B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 18, 2018 11:00AM

Description:

This Print, representing the B & N. A Royal Mail Steam Ship Britannia, John Hewitt, Commander, Leaving her Dock at East Boston on the 3d. of February 1844 on her Voyage to Liverpool. Boston: Bouvé & Sharp, 1844 First edition, chromolithograph on stone by Augustus Guy de Vaudricourt from a sketch by J.C. King, large folio format, matted, some toning, marginal water staining, mounted, 27 3/4 x 20 1/4 in.
Estimate $2,500-3,500


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Keywords

Royal Mail, John Hewitt, Augustus Guy de Vaudricourt, Leaving, Britannia, Geography of England, Liverpool, Maritime transport, Steamboat, Vaudricourt, Watercraft

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