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(A Beggar)

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Title: (A Beggar)
Categories: Portraits
Original Art : Portraits
Medium: Pencil sketch
Artist: Moresby J
Dimensions: 170 x 140 mm

Inscribed M. J. Moresby HMS Hibernia. A sketch by the then 19 years old midshipman John Moresby (1830-1922). He later rose to the rank of Rear Admiral and explored the coast of New Guinea, where Port Moresby was named after him.

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Antique Pencil sketch - "(A Beggar)" after J Moresby.