Photograph

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

ca. 1857

GUSN

GUSN-18379

Description

Photograph of an oil painting of the ship Ellen Austin on rough waters. The Ellen Austin has 3 masts and 21 sails w/ an American Flag flying at its stern. 2 other flags fly from the ship. 2 sailboats and a rowboat are in the background. Frame: 1 1/2 in. wood and gilt frame.

Details

Descriptive Terms

marines (visual works)
photographs
albumen (egg white)
ships
Albumen
Ship
PICTURE, MARITIME

Inscription

This is a photograph of an oil painting signed in the lower right by D. McFarlane, 1857. the original painting was sold.

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

People and Organizations

Ellen Austin

Maker

Reproduction of McFarlane, Duncan (Painter)

Location of Origin

Liverpool, England

Dimensions

12.625 x 14.75 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.415

Places

Maine (United States)