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Lot #483
DepartmentPaintings
Sold For$10,000.00(hammer price)
 $12,000.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedJuly 25, 2019

Description

ANTONIO NICOLO GASPARO JACOBSEN
New York/New Jersey/Denmark, 1850-1921

The ship Harmonia at sea. Circa 1880. Signed and inscribed lower right A. Jacobsen 257 8 Ave. NY".
See Antonio Jacobsen - The Checklist by Harold Sniffen (Smith Gallery, 1984), p. 140-141, #32 for a listing of the drawings for this painting in the collection of the Mariner's Museum, Newport News, Virginia.
The Harmonia was built by J. Currier in Newburyport, Massachusetts for Schilling & Meinke of G'stemnde, Germany. She had a long career spanning from 1874 to 1893.


Oil on canvas, 18" x 30". Framed 25" x 36.5"."

Condition

Overall excellent condition. The canvas is relined and under UV examination there are minor scattered spots on in-paint, mostly as a function of relining.

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