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Nautical Scene with Ship "The Atlanta"

1998.409 (RS22281)

Description

Watercolor of the sailing vessel "The Atalanta" in a 2 in. dark wood and gilt frame. The ship has two masts and at least three large sails that are down in the picture. The hull of the ship is painted gray and is on a scale of 1/40.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880
Inscriptions
Printed above ship: ""1/40 R.H.T. Jr D.O. 1880""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
watercolor (paint)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
marines (visual works)
Painted
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
Picture
Seascape
Ship
ships
Unidentified Paper
Watercolor
watercolor (paint)
watercolors (paintings)
People and organizations
Atalanta
Dimensions
21.5 x 23.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.409
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18373

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