Nautical Scene of English Channel

Collection Type

  • Art

GUSN

GUSN-251009

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

Descriptive Terms

oil paintings (visual works)
canvas
oil painting (technique)
Painting

Inscription

"Painted by J.W. Pierce, So. Boston/Geo. T. Thacher, Dorchester 1854" (handwritten)

Maker

Pierce, J. W. (Artist)

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

35 1/4 x 45 3/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Estate of Miss Maria H. Thacher

Accession Number

1942.1153