Montague Dawson R.S.M.A., F.R.S.A.
THE CLIPPER LIGHTNING
signed MONTAGUE. DAWSON (lower left); signed, titled and inscribed Built in 1854 -2095 tons (on the stretcher)
oil on canvas
28 by 42 in.
71.1 by 106.7 cm
Frost & Reed Ltd., London, no. 30917 (acquired from the artist on February 1, 1962)
Private Collection (acquired from the above in February 1962)
Mr. John Roberts, Ottawa (and sold: Sotheby Parke Bernet, May 29, 1980, lot 16)
Frost & Reed Ltd., London, no. 54596S* (acquired from the above sale)
Private Collection, California (acquired in November 1980)
Thence by descent