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Oil painting of the RMS 'Titanic' with an iceberg to the left. This is a far from accurate representation of the ship in many technical aspects. The painter's real name was Adrianus Johannes or, more familiarly, 'Arie' Jansen, this being the Dutch contracted form of Adrianus. Jansen painted almost exclusively North Sea ship portraits, especially Great Eastern Railway ferries and other vessels using the Hook of Holland, Rotterdam and Antwerp as their continental ports.
oil on canvas
H 48.5 x W 77.5 cm
National Maritime Museum
Romney Road, Greenwich, London, Greater London SE10 9NF EnglandView venue
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