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Blackwall Reach, by WL Wyllie.

Blackwall Reach, by WL Wyllie.
Blackwall Reach.
© National Maritime Museum, London
Repro ID: PV4939
Description: A busy shipping scene on the Thames at Blackwall Reach. A large steamer is surrounded by barges, lighters and a tug. The industrial skyline of the port's hinterland can be seen in the distance. Wyllie (1851-1931) was one of the most prominent Thames artists. He sailed its length from London to the sea and painted, drew and etched most of its features – its craft, people and landscape.
Creator: William Lionel Wyllie (1851-1931)
Date: Unknown
Credit line: National Maritime Museum, London
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