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Ship "Sapphire" of Salem

2006.44.784 (RS86680)

Description

Framed oil painting of a ship with the American flag and four blue flags, two with white crosses and one with a white square. There are three ships and a lighthouse to the left of the ship in the background.

Details

Maker
Pringle, James Fulton, 1788-1847 (Artist)
Date
1830
Inscriptions
"Ship Sapphire of Salem"
"Painter James Pringle New York 1830" (handwritten)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
canvas
oil paint (paint)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Places
New York City (New York state)
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
canvas
oil paint (paint)
oil paintings (visual works)
Painting
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
31 15/16 x 39 15/16 x 1 8/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.784
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
179900

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