Antonio Nicolo Gasparo Jacobsen (American, 1850-1921)
The S.S. Lenape at sea signed and dated lower right "Antonio Jacobsen, 1910 oil on masonite 30 x 60 in. (76.2 x 152.4 cm.)
Literature: Harold S. Sniffen, Antonio Jacobsen - The Checklist, Smith Gallery, 1984, pp. 182-183, #1-7 for other examples of this ship by Jacobsen.
The S.S. Lenape was an American screw steamer built at the Newport News Shipbuilding & Dry Dock Co., for the Clyde Line with a home port of New York, with principal dimensions of LOA: 376.7 ft.; Beam: 50.1 ft.; Draft: 20.6 ft.