Painting of a Clipper Ship and Barque


The painting shows two vessels in rough water, possibly off Cape Horn. At an earlier time, it was thought that this was a painting of the clipper Sea Witch, but this is most likely not the case.

Date Made: unknown

Maker: unknown

Location: Currently not on view

Subject: Maritime


See more items in: Work and Industry: Maritime, Cigna Maritime Collection, Transportation, Art


Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Gift of CIGNA Museum and Art Collection

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2005.0279.011Catalog Number: 2005.0279.011Accession Number: 2005.0279

Object Name: paintingpainting, oil

Physical Description: oil on canvas (overall material)Measurements: without frame: 32 1/2 in x 47 1/2 in; 82.55 cm x 120.65 cmwith frame: 46 in x 61 in; 116.84 cm x 154.94 cm


Record Id: nmah_1301853

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