"Clipper Ship "Shannon", 1450 Tons", Dutton, Thomas G.
Period: 1860 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
18 x 12 inches
45.7 x 30.5 cm
Beautiful hand-colored lithograph of the clipper under full sail. Dutton was an eminent English lithographer of shipping subjects. He worked in London for Hay and Haghe where he created numerous fine lithographs. He used the tinted litho process, and then finished the prints with water color. Laid down on cardboard with a french designed mat, non archival.