Antonio Nicolo Gasparo Jacobsen (American, 1850-1921), circa 1895
The paddle steamer Old Dominion at sea signed lower right "Antonio Jacobsen" oil on canvas 22 x 36 in. (55.8 x 91.4 cm.)
Provenance: - with Smith Gallery, New York, N.Y. - the present owner
Liturature: Harold S. Sniffen, Antonio Jacobsen - The Checklist, Smith Gallery, 1984, pp. 224-225 #34 for a listing of this painting.
Exhibited: The Nassau County Museum of Fine Art, Long Island Sound Steamboats, August 21st - September 7th 1984.
The American paddle steamer Old Dominion was built by Harlan & Hollingsworth of Wilmington, Delaware for the Old Dominion Steam Ship Co. of New York in 1872. She had principal dimensions of LOA: 255'- 6", Beam: 42' - 6" and a gross tonnage of 2,223.