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Nautical Scene of English Channel

Description

Oil painting of a ship in the English Channel, chalk cliffs of Dover and Eddystone Light in background. Engraving of Thacher coat of arms pasted on back of canvas.

Details

Maker
Pierce, J. W. (Artist)
Inscriptions
"Painted by J.W. Pierce, So. Boston/Geo. T. Thacher, Dorchester 1854" (handwritten)
Material
canvas
oil painting (technique)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
canvas
oil painting (technique)
oil paintings (visual works)
Painting
Dimensions
35 1/4 x 45 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.1153
Credit Line
Gift of the Estate of Miss Maria H. Thacher
GUSN
251009

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