Watercolor

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1840-1850

GUSN

GUSN-18495

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

Descriptive Terms

marines (visual works)
watercolors (paintings)
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
watercolor (paint)
ships
Watercolor
Unidentified Paper
Painted
Ship
PICTURE, MARITIME

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

People and Organizations

The Samoset

Maker

Desilva, Joseph (Maker)

Location of Origin

Liverpool, England

Dimensions

23.5 x 31.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.519

Reference Notes

Davidson, A.S.. Marine Art & Liverpool: Painters, Places & Flag Codes 1760-1960. [No Publisher].