Wed, 29th Apr 2009 12:00

Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art ('Popham)

 
  Lot 14
 

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EDOUARD ADAM (FRENCH, 1847-1929)<br/>The general...

EDOUARD ADAM (FRENCH, 1847-1929)
The general cargo steamer Alphonse Parran at sea
Signed 'Adam Fils 18-6' (lower right)
Oil on canvas
24¼ x 36in. (61.5 x 91.5cm.) Framed
Built in 1889 for the Anglo-Algerian S.S.Co Ltd, Swansea by Doxford, the Alphonse Parran was bought by von der. Ohe & Lund in 1897 who shortened her name to just Parran. She was broken up on the Tyne in August 1910.

Sold for £2,108
Estimated at £800 - £1,200

(inc. buyer's premium of 24%)


 
EDOUARD ADAM (FRENCH, 1847-1929)
The general cargo steamer Alphonse Parran at sea
Signed 'Adam Fils 18-6' (lower right)
Oil on canvas
24¼ x 36in. (61.5 x 91.5cm.) Framed
Built in 1889 for the Anglo-Algerian S.S.Co Ltd, Swansea by Doxford, the Alphonse Parran was bought by von der. Ohe & Lund in 1897 who shortened her name to just Parran. She was broken up on the Tyne in August 1910.