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Museum catalogue: Polar Art Collection


Captain Penny

Accession no.: N: 958
Object name: Lithograph
Title: Captain Penny
Description: Portrait of Captain Penny, engraved by James Scott after a painting by Stephen Pearce.
Medium: Lithograph
Artist: Scott, James
Note: Note, on front: 'The Portrait of Captain Penny, from the original Picture in the possession of John Barrow, Esq, RFS, is most humbly and respectfully dedicated to the Mercantile Marine of England, Scotland and Ireland'. Published on 15 Feb 1856, by Henry Graves, London. Signed by the sitter.
  • Picture: Width: 475mm, height: 585mm
  • mount: Width: 495mm, height: 625mm