Framed Print, "Bark Catalpa of New Bedford"

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1901-2000

GUSN

GUSN-7717

Description

Large three masted ship with sails up, flying four flags: at stern: American flag; on masts: white flag with circle of stars; white banner with "C"; white flag with "J.T.R." Two ships in background, rowboat at front filled with people. Molded wood frame, painted black. Under glass.

Details

Descriptive Terms

marines (visual works)
prints (visual works)
glass (material)
paper (fiber product)
printing (process)
wood (plant material)
boats
flags
marines (visual works)
ships
Glass
Unidentified Paper
Transfer Printed
Ship
Boat
Flag
Maritime
PICTURE, MARITIME

Inscription

1) Entitled ""BARK CATALPA, OF NEW BEDFORD."" 2) Caption underneath identifies all boats on water, plus gives names of ship's agent, chief of rescuing party, etc.

Associated Building

Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.),

Maker

Russell, E. N. (Artist)

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

15 1/2 x 21 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.974

Date

1901-2000 (original made in 1876)

Places

Massachusetts (United States)