Samuel Walters (British, 1811-1882), circa 1855 The American bark Jabez Snow under tow and outward bound 26 x 42 in. (66 x 106.6 cm.)
Lot 106
Samuel Walters
(British, 1811-1882)
circa 1855
The American bark Jabez Snow under tow and outward bound 26 x 42 in. (66 x 106.6 cm.)
Sold for US$ 27,500 inc. premium
Lot Details
Samuel Walters (British, 1811-1882), circa 1855
The American bark Jabez Snow under tow and outward bound
oil on canvas
26 x 42 in. (66 x 106.6 cm.)

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    - The family of Capt. Snow
    - with the Old Print Shop, New York (acquired directly from the family), 1948
    - The Collection of Count Pehr Sparre

    Literature:
    - Panorama Magazine; May 6, 1948, illustrated pag. 103.

    Exhibited:
    The Peabody Essex Museum; Salem, Massachusetts Across the Western Ocean: American Ships by Liverpool Artists, 1995.

    The ship Jabez Snow of Bucksport, Maine, sailed from the port of Cardiff, Wales to Montevideo, Uruguay in 1863 and was captured and burned by the C.S.S. Alabama off the coast of Brazil.
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