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Henry Scott R.S.A.
BRITISH
SILVER MORNING, FOO CHOW, WITH THE CLIPPERS WINDHOVER AND THERMOPYLAE
Estimate
20,00030,000
LOT SOLD. 84,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT
57
Henry Scott R.S.A.
BRITISH
SILVER MORNING, FOO CHOW, WITH THE CLIPPERS WINDHOVER AND THERMOPYLAE
Estimate
20,00030,000
LOT SOLD. 84,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Important Maritime Art from the Collection of Peter V. Guarisco

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Henry Scott R.S.A.
1911-1966
BRITISH
SILVER MORNING, FOO CHOW, WITH THE CLIPPERS WINDHOVER AND THERMOPYLAE
signed Henry Scott (lower left)
oil on canvas
28 by 42 in.
71.1 by 106.7 cm
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Catalogue Note

When the tea trade began, the ports of Canton, Whampoa and Macao were the first opened for Western ships.  The prominence of these ports were soon eclipsed by the activity at Shanghai, and then by the most popular of all, Foo Chow.

Important Maritime Art from the Collection of Peter V. Guarisco

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New York