|Document No 467: Shamrock I and Margarita|
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EDITION : 1900
DATE : 1900
COURSE : 0
DESCRIPTION SITE :
Oil on canvas 14” x 24” 1994
The steam yacht Margarita was designed by G.L. Watson for the American banker A.J. Drexel of Philadelphia, and launched in 1900. In her heyday she had a rose garden on deck! Later she was renamed Semiramis when owned by the Marquess of Anglesey.
In this scene she is anchored off Cowes as Sir
Thomas Lipton's Shamrock I charges past: Shamrock had challenged for the 1899
America's Cup Challenge, losing to the defender Columbia.
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|BATEAUX : SHAMROCK|