Painting of a Merchant Vessel

Description
The painting shows a port side view of an unidentified three-masted merchant ship. In the distance, two other ships can be seen. It is probably a cargo/passenger vessel of the period 1860-1870, sailing between Great Britain and Australia.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
painting
painting, oil
date made
ca 1860-1870
maker
Hall, Thomas P.
Physical Description
watercolor on paper (overall material)
Measurements
without frame: 10 in x 15 in; 25.4 cm x 38.1 cm
with frame: 16 1/2 in x 21 1/2 in; 41.91 cm x 54.61 cm
ID Number
2005.0279.019
accession number
2005.0279
catalog number
2005.0279.019
subject
Maritime
Transportation
Art
Cigna Maritime Collection
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Cigna Maritime Collection
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Title
Merchant Vessel
Credit Line
Gift of CIGNA Museum and Art Collection

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