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    Sale 1963

    Maritime Art Including Fine Paintings, Nautical Antiques, Scrimshaw And Ship Models

    30 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 39

    A 19th century shadow box depicting a ship yard

    Price Realised  

    A 19th century shadow box depicting a ship yard
    with a rigged half model of a commercial cutter No. LT151 up on the ways, a waterline model of a sall-steamer Fulma No. LT73 quay side with her hinged mast down and steadying sail furled. The back ground painted with houses and other ships hauled on shore, and the water carved and well painted. Within a period carved frame.
    25 x 28½ in. (63.5 x 72.4 cm.) framed.


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