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ANTONIO JACOBSEN (1850-1921), dated 1894
ANTONIO JACOBSEN (1850-1921), dated 1894

The Washington

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ANTONIO JACOBSEN (1850-1921), dated 1894
Jacobsen,A
The Washington
signed A. Jacobsen, dated 1894 and inscribed 31 Palisade Ave Hoboken N.J.
oil on canvas laid down on board
36 x 22in.
Provenance
Private Collection, Florida

Lot Essay

Built in Germany in 1894, The Washington was owned by the Deutsch-American Petroleum Company and sailed until 1920. A sketch of the same screw steamship, also dated 1894, is in the collection of the Mariners' Museum, Virginia (Sniffen, Antonio Jacobsen: The Checklist (New York, 1984), pp. 300-301).
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