The celebrated yacht, Volante, ca. 1860
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From the Collection
Title devised by cataloguerbased on inscriptions; In: Album of Miss Eliza Younghusband, South Australia, 1856-1865; Inscriptions: "The Celebrated Yacht "Volante", 49 Tons, the property of J.L. Craigie, Esq., In the chace she would leave e'en the Sea-gull behind"--In ink below centre; "Built by White of Cowes, I. of Wight"--In ink below left; " The Sails by Pitcher of Northfleet"--In ink below right; Condition: Some soiling and foxing. Medium: watercolour.
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