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Nautical Scene with Ship "Exporter"

Description

Nautical scene of the ship "Exporter," oil paint on wood [?]. The square-rigged ship has a black hull and a clipper bow, and flies an American flag and a pennant that reads (backwards) "Exporter". There are a sailing ship and a steam vessel in the background. The frame is black with a gold inset.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1875-1880
Inscriptions
"Calcutta" (Painted)
"Kona Weim" [?] (Painted)
Material
oil paint (paint)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
oil paint (paint)
paintings (visual works)
Picture
Seascape
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
30 x 42 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1999.106
Credit Line
Gift of Pauline Perry
GUSN
250882

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