Print

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1836

GUSN

GUSN-26665

Description

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.

Details

Descriptive Terms

marines (visual works)
prints (visual works)
engraving (printing process)
ink
paper (fiber product)
marines (visual works)
ships
storms
Ink
Unidentified Paper
Stipple Engraved
Maritime
Ship
Storm
PICTURE, MARITIME

Inscription

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""

Maker

Reed, R. G. (Engraver)
Walters, Samuel (Artist)

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

26.5 x 32.625 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

2001.70