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The British Ship Marian off Hong Kong

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Hong Kong,   very interesting mid 19th century oil on canvas sailing ship off Hong Kong 


Title - The British Ship Marian off Hong Kong.  


Artist – Unknown 


Medium - Oil on canvas laid down, Inscribed “Ship Marian Captn Jas Knight” 


Size 50.8 x 63.5cm (20 x 25in) 


Nice quality and scarce oil on canvas painting of the British sailing ship “Marian” off Hong Kong. This has probably been painted by a local Chinese artist at the time, this was a common practice of Victorian ships Captains to have depictions of their ships produced by local artists. 


Condition is good aside from some obvious craquelure and old varnish stains.