© P&O Heritage Collection
The Hulk of H.M.S. Queen and VALETTA
Medium: Watercolour heightened with white on paper
Frank Stewart Murray was commissioned to paint a number of works in the historicist narrative genre for the company. Most notably a series of Boardroom friezes and ceiling panels for the company’s original booking hall in Cockspur Street, London.
Featured Ship: VALETTA (1884)
Shipping Line: P&O STEAM NAVIGATION COMPANY