Lot 5: VINCENZO LUZZO (ITALIAN, fl. 1855-1875) The Bowser
Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Fine Art
October 31, 2012
London, United Kingdom
Description: VINCENZO LUZZO (ITALIAN, fl. 1855-1875) The Bowser Ormston Cargo Ship 'Flamboro' under steam and sail in a calm sea Signed 'Vincenzo Luzzo of Venice 1892' (lower right) Watercolour 17 x 26in. (43 x 66cm.) The 1,936 ton cargo ship 'Flamboro' was launched by Palmers of Jarrow in November 1885, and wrecked on the Kem Reef on 2nd July 1896.