House flag, H. Hogarth & Sons by unknown

House flag, H. Hogarth & Sons


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  • 280gsm thick fine art print paper
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    • x cm excluding border ( x in)

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We use a 280gsm fine art paper and premium branded inks to create the perfect reproduction.

Our expertise and use of high-quality materials means that our print colours are independently verified to last between 100 and 200 years.

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All products are printed in the UK, using the latest digital presses and a giclée printmaking process.

We only use premium branded inks, and colours are independently verified to last between 100 and 200 years.

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Delivery to the UK is £5 for an unframed print of any size.

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House flag, H. Hogarth & Sons

The house flag of H. Hogarth & Sons, Glasgow. A rectangular flag divided vertically in blue and white with red borders at the top and bottom edge. The letters 'HH' in blue and white are placed on the two halves of the flag. The flag is made of a wool and synthetic fibre bunting. It has a cotton hoist and is machine sewn. A rope is attached.

The company was founded by Hugh Hogarth, who was originally in partnership as a ship's chandler. He extended the business to ship owning in 1868. His fleet of wooden sailing vessels mainly traded across the North Atlantic to Canada. His partnership with James Goodwin was dissolved in 1878. He moved his head office to Glasgow two years later and began to change the fleet over to steam vessels. The steamers were all given names with the prefix 'Baron'. The steamers were managed by the Hogarth Shipping Co. Ltd, founded in 1898, but Hogarth retained the five remaining sailing vessels under the 64th system of shares.

  • Image reference: F2667

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