Henry Sargeant (British, 1798-1868)
The First Race for the America's Cup, a pair
the first entitled Passing Ryde Pier and showing the schooner yacht Aurora leading the America; the second entitled America leading Aurora off Osborne and showing America ahead and to leeward of Aurora.
the first signed on the lower left "H. Sargeant"; the second unsigned.
oil on board
11 x 15 in. (28 x 38 cm.) each.