25 September 2013,
Price realised USD 3,000
USD 5,000 - USD 7,000
Anglo-American School, 19th Century
The Clipper Ship Austrasia in Foul Weather
oil on board
16¾ x 22½ in.
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The ship depicted in the present work was built in 1892 by Russell and Company of Greenock, Scotland, for Messrs. Peter Dennison and Co. of Glasgow, Scotland.
This lot is offered without reserve.
Northeast Auctions, New Hampshire, August 2001
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