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Scrivener, Henry Ambrose 1842- :Chincha Islands, Pacific Ocean, off Peru, visited June 1878. 1878.

Reference Number: B-064-032-2

Shows barren island with 3-masted steam-sail ship in foreground, and other islands on the horizon.

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1 image, categorised under Coastal profiles and Watercolours, related to Henry Ambrose Scrivener, Pelican H. M. S. (Ship), Chincha Islands, Islands and Ships - Pacific Ocean.

Part of:
Scrivener, Henry Ambrose 1842- :[Two works - The entrance from the Pacific to Smiths [sic] Channel 12 December 1881; and, Chincha Islands, Pacific Ocean, off Peru, visited June 1878]., Reference Number B-064-032-1/2 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 watercolour(s)Watercolour, 147 x 296 mm, mounted on sheet 305 x 387 mm.. Horizontal imageSingle art work

Historical Notes: The "Navy list" shows that Henry Scrivener was sailing on board the "Pelican", a composite sloop at the time.

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File PrintIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-001283)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Recto - bottom left: CHINCHA Islds; Recto - bottom right: (In ink): 11 June 1878 (In pencil, very faint): 11 Sep '81 HS (monogram); Recto - beneath image: (In ink on backing sheet now detached): Chincha Islands - Pacific Ocean / off Peru Visited June 1878

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