||ROBINS, After Thomas
The iron steam yacht "Peterhoff", 416 tons. Built for H.I.M. the Emperor of Russia, by C.I. More & Co. of Blackwall
London: published by Messrs. Fores, [circa 1850]. Tinted lithograph, coloured by hand, by E.T. Dolby after Robins, printed by M. & N. Hanhart. Sheet size: 18 x 24 7/8 inches.
A fine view of the Imperial Russian Steam Yacht.
The legend beneath the image gives some details of the yacht, which was designed by Mr. Watermann and fitted with a 140 hp engine by Sir John & Mr. George Rennie. The ship's length was 195 feet with a breadth of 21ft. 7in.