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Vue de l'Isle de Saint Christophe, prise, sous le vent à deux lieues au large

Vue de l'Isle de Saint Christophe, prise, sous le vent à deux lieues au large

Artist: Moreau de Jonnes, Alexandre

Medium: Watercolour

Date: 1808-1810

Shelfmark: Add. 49362 B

Item number: ff.43

Length: 143

Width: 311

Scale: Millimetres

Genre: Manuscript

View of the island of St Christopher, more commonly known as St. Kitts, by Alexandre Moreau de Jonnès. The island is about 68 square miles in area, and dominated by a range of mountains which rise steadily in height from east to west. A volcano, known as Mount Misery, can be seen to the left of the painting.

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