Cordys

William James Forster Britain (1840-91)

Estimate: $3,000 - $6,000


Lot Description

William James Forster Britain (1840-91), the barquentine 'Alexa' under full sail off the South Island, watercolour on paper with white heightening, title inscribed. Provenance: The National Maritime Museum on loan from the Charlebois Collection, formerly in the collection of New Zealand Insurance Company. 340 x 465mm.