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    Sale 5887

    Maritime Art

    13 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 827

    Anglo-Chinese School, 19th Century

    The Prussian merchant brig Miranda leaving Hong Kong, an American three-master beyond

    Price Realised  

    Anglo-Chinese School, 19th Century
    The Prussian merchant brig Miranda leaving Hong Kong, an American three-master beyond
    oil on canvas
    20¾ x 26 (52.7 x 66 cm.)


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    Although probably British-built and retaining her original name when subsequently sold to German owners, it has not yet been possible to trace the origins of this particular vessel in view of the number of mid-nineteenth century brigs of this same name.

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