• American Paintings  auction at Christies

    Sale 2199

    American Paintings

    29 September 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 64

    Antonio Nicolo Gasparo Jacobsen (1850-1921)

    The Steam Sail Ship "Gallia" Outward-Bound

    Price Realised  

    Antonio Nicolo Gasparo Jacobsen (1850-1921)
    The Steam Sail Ship "Gallia" Outward-Bound
    signed and dated 'A Jacobsen 1881, 705 Palisade Ave West Hoboke [sic] N.J.' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    22¼ x 36 in. (56.5 x 91.4 cm.)
    Painted in 1881.


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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note the correct title of this painting is 'The Steam Sail Ship "Gallia" Outward-Bound.' The homeport of the ship is Liverpool.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A MASSACHUSETTS COLLECTION


    Literature

    Harold S. Sniffen, Antonio Jacobsen--The Checklist, New York, 1984, pp. 129-30, possibly no. 15 or 16.