Banffshire (1)

She was torpedoed off Anzio, Italy on 31 March 1917 on passage from Genoa to Port Said and has recently been discovered almost intact on the bottom.

The Artist is C. Kensington, well known ship portrait painter of London, who was painting in London circa 1881 to 1914.

His painting are sold at high end auctions in Europe and the U.S.

The white cliffs of Dover in the background are typical of a London artist as Dover is close to the mouth of the Thames River.

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