Montague Dawson (British, 1890-1973)
The Liverpool tug Calgarth running down and sinking the Fleetwood trawler Victoria II, 29th May 1946
bears inscription 'The fisherman's lot. The Fleetwood fishing fleet had its proportion of old time sailing smacks. One of these small craft came to grief on a night collision with loss of life to the crew. Tug Calgarth, Liverpool, Tilbury, Victoria II, 1946' on label on reverse
oil on paper, en grisaille
31.7 x 49.6cm (12 1/2 x 19 1/2in).