A Singhalese Fishing Fleet

Henry W. Caveabout 1890

The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum
Los Angeles, United States

View of several outrigger canoes resting on a beach. Most have their sails up, and people can be seen scattered across the beach.


  • Title: A Singhalese Fishing Fleet
  • Creator: Henry W. Cave
  • Date Created: about 1890
  • Location Created: Sri Lanka
  • Physical Dimensions: 5.9 × 8.9 cm (2 5/16 × 3 1/2 in.)
  • Type: Print
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Photogravure
  • Terms of Use: Open Content
  • Number: 84.XB.759.2.2
  • Culture: English
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Creator Display Name: Henry W. Cave (English, 1854 - 1913)
  • Classification: Photographs (Visual Works)

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