Landscape with couple in foreground, buildings left and center, and masted ships in the bay at right, one of which is purported
to be the H.M.S. Blossom on which Smyth served under Captain Frederick William Beechy. Smyth often sketched with fellow officer
Richard Beechey during their voyage to the Pacific 1825-1828.
Cities and towns
Landscapes (Representations) -- California -- Monterey
Blossom (ship) -- Pictorial works
Voyages to the Pacific coast -- Pictorial works
Monterey (Calif.) -- Pictorial works
Captain of the Royal Navy. Served on the H.M.S. Blossom which came to California (San Francisco and Monterey) in 1826-1827.
Sketched with fellow officer Richard Beechey.
1 painting on paper : watercolor ; visible image 22.8 x 35.6 cm.
Handwritten signature and date (LL): W. Smyth / 1827. Handwritten title (LR).
Local Call Number:
BANC PIC 1953.003--FR
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