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1998.519 (RS22607)

Description

Watercolor of the Tucker sailing vessel, "The Samoset". The Samoset is a three masted, 8 sail ship w/ an American flag flying from the stern. There are two other ships in the distance and land and a few buildings are seen off the ship's bow.

Details

Maker
Desilva, Joseph (Maker)
Date
1840-1850
Location of origin
Liverpool, England
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, MARITIME
Ship
ships
Unidentified Paper
Watercolor
watercolor (paint)
watercolors (paintings)
People and organizations
The Samoset
Dimensions
23.5 x 31.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.519
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18495
Reference Notes
Davidson, A.S.. Marine Art & Liverpool: Painters, Places & Flag Codes 1760-1960. [No Publisher].

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