Auction 96, Lot 514

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Subject: Ships

Period: 1891 (dated)


Color: Black & White

11.2 x 8.2 inches
28.4 x 20.8 cm

Photogravure of a painting by Juilian Oliver Davidson (1853-1893) an American marine artist. The painting portrays a sea battle most likely during the War of 1812. The America Man-O-War is the victor over a British war ship whose masts and sails are destroyed. Beautifully rendered and printed on a fine sheet of vellum paper.


Condition: A+

Estimate: $350 - $450

Sold for: $275

Closed on 9/12/2001