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Lady Macnaghten off the Eddystone LighthouseLady Macnaghten off the Eddystone Lighthouse

Painting on oil of the three masted 588 ton carvel built ship "Lady Macnaghten" sailing under reduced sail. In the original gilt frame.

Literature
'Quarantined! The 1837 Lady Macnaghten Immigrants.' Anchor Books, Australia, 2007.

Provenance
The Lady Macnaghten was named after Letitia (nee Dunkin), wife of Sir Francis Macnaghten, Chief of the Macnaghten Clan and a judge of the Supreme Courts of Madras and Calcutta, who was also an Ulster patron of science and discovery. The ship was built a Howrah, near Culcutta in 1824 of Inidan teak, she was 122ft 7in long..

Makers
WILLIAM JOHN HUGGINS
Ref. No.
MWA037

Signed / Dated
Lady Macnaghten Capt Wm Faith off the Eddystone Lighthouse, 1828

ITEM ID
MWA037
HEIGHT
30" (76 cm)
MEDIA
Oil Paint
AGE
Early 19th Century
THEME
Nautical
WIDTH
40" (102 cm)

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    Lady Macnaghten off the Eddystone Lighthouse

    £8,700 GBP
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