Inspired by the Highland Clearances which forced many to emigrate in search of a living, and shows the quayside of a Highland or island village, with a group of figures watching the departure of an emigrant ship for the colonies.

Provenance

Private collection, Hamburg


Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum

Argyle Street, Glasgow, G3 8AG
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