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The Mersey ship is caught in a northerly gale w/ no auxiliary power. In the foreground a boat that attempted to secure part of the mast has gone adrift. The Maria Brandt, to the right, has a damaged bowsprit and the John Bagshaw and smaller Dutch coaster try to outrun the storm. Framed in a 2 inch wooden frame.

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Maker
Reed, R. G. (Engraver)
Walters, Samuel (Artist)
Date
1836
Inscriptions
Printed beneath picture: ""PAINTED BY SAMUEL WALTERS./ ENGRAVED BY R.G. REED"" On the back of this engraving in the bottom left hand corner is a label: ""Art--ke/ framing/ gallery/ Damariscotta/ 207/563-5643/ 860.32""
Material
engraving (printing process)
ink
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
engraving (printing process)
Ink
ink
marines (visual works)
Maritime
paper (fiber product)
PICTURE, MARITIME
prints (visual works)
Ship
ships
Stipple Engraved
Storm
storms
Unidentified Paper
Dimensions
26.5 x 32.625 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.70
GUSN
26665

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