Henry Robert Robertson (1839-1921)
Christmas on the “Wave”
Engraving, 1874
The Illustrated London News, Christmas Number 1874
Gift of Bonnie and Lewis Chapman
Framing by the Noble Maritime Collection

Henry Robert Robertson (1839-1921) is a British figure, landscape, and genre painter and author of The Art of Pen and Ink and Life on the Upper Thames. Working as an illustrator for several British periodicals, he was proficient in etching and copperplate engraving.