THE BRITISH FOUR-MASTED BARQUE “THE HIGHFIELDS.” ATTRIBUTED TO LAI FONG (INDO CHINESE, ACT. 1870-1910).

Est. $1,500-$2,500

Sold: $1,800 ($1,500)

Built in 1892 by Richardson, Duck & Co., Thornaby, Stockton-on-Tees, “The Highfields” collided with the German steamer “Kaiser” off Robben Island, South Africa, in 1902 and sank. Oil on canvas, 24 x 36 inches.