Edward Seago

Arrival of the 'Britannia' in the Pool of London, 15 May 1954

  • Signed (lower left)
  • Oil on canvas
  • 18 x 26 ins

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Provenance:
Private Collection

Exhibited:
London, The Fine Art Society, November 1965

Literature:
James Reid, Edward Seago, The Landscape Art, Philip Wilson Publishers, London, 1991, plate 32

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The Royal Yacht Britannia was named and launched by The Queen on 16 April 1953 and was commissioned in January 1954. The Queen joined the yacht at Tobruk, in North Africa on its first royal voyage. This painting depicts the arrival of HM The Queen and HRH The Duke of Edinburgh at the Pool of London on 15 May 1954.