An embroidered silkwork picture of RMS Titanic 21.7x36ins. (58x92cm)
Lot 36
An embroidered silkwork picture of RMS Titanic 21.7x36ins. (58x92cm)
£1,200 - 1,800
US$ 2,000 - 3,000
Auction Details
Lot Details
An embroidered silkwork picture of RMS Titanic
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)

Footnotes

  • 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.
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