By William C Collings. Depicting the ship approaching the iceberg under a starry sky and inscribed RMS Titanic Struck iceberg April 14 1912. 21.7x36ins. (58x92cm)
Provenance: William Collings and thence by direct descent.
William Collings was a Cornish miner who produced this picture based on newspaper illustrations after the event. A highly competent work of art, it is not known if Collings ever produced any other examples of the genre.