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Water colour and pen & ink picture of a Japanese warship in a seemingly rough sea. A second ship is on the horizon. Foreground of picture, from the lower edge for aprox 1/3 of picture, is a seascape painted in deep blue and green to indicate large swells and with white used to indicate foam from breaking waves in a strong breeze.



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Item type
245 mm
Height or length
300 mm
Inscriptions and markings

C.J. Batelier

Albany Historical Society Inc

Albany Historical Society Inc

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