Antonio Nicolo Gasparo Jacobsen (American, 1850-1921)
The S.S. Manhanset at sea signed and dated lower right "A. Jacobsen/1893" oil on canvas 22 x 36 in. (55.8 x 91.4 cm.)
Literature: Harold S. Sniffen, Antonio Jacobsen - The Checklist, Smith Gallery, 1984, pp. 190-191, #30 for a listing of this painting.
The S.S. Manhanset was a British screw steamer built at the Manhanset Steam Ship Co., at Sunderland, UK for T. Hogan & Sons, Liverpool she was launched in 1891 and had principal dimensions of LOA: 310 ft.; Beam: 41.1 ft.; Draft: 26 ft.