George Forsyth Artwork

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An artwork of two boats sailing in the ocean
George Forsyth Artwork
Photo from WA Museum

George Forsyth, Assistant Pilot at Rottnest 1869 and Harbour Master Fremantle from 1874 to 1886, depicts details of the pilot boats in the 1880s before the age of popular photography, and therefore, has provided a unique historical snapshot in his artwork.

Maritime History artworks