© P&O Heritage Collection
CEYLON at anchor in Southampton Water
Artist/Photographer: William Frederick MITCHELL
Date: c. 1870s
Medium: Watercolour heightened with white, on paper
This painting is thought to have been one of group of 'historical ship portraits" bought for the Company by Sir Hugh Casson to decorate CANBERRA in 1961.
Featured Ship: CEYLON (1858)
Shipping Line: P&O STEAM NAVIGATION COMPANY