WILLIAM EDWARD ATKINS
1842 – 1910
HMS Vincent at anchor in Portsmouth Harbour
Frame size: 22 x 31¾ inches / 55.7 x 80.6 cm
Stock number: 820300/0818
A 1st rate three gun deck HMS St Vincent at anchor off Gosport in Portsmouth Harbour, the one gun deck Brig “Sea Lark”, launched 1843, sold 1898, sailing by, with a steam paddle tug and numerous other shipping and good detail of store houses etc on the foreshore in the background. Attached to the back of the picture a title label in Atkins own handwriting .