20 January 2001
ANTONIO JACOBSEN (1850-1921)
signed l.r., A. Jacobsen 31 Palisade Avenue West Hoboken NJ and dated 1895
oil on canvas
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Harold Schiffer, Antonio Jacobsen: The Checklist (Newport News, 1984), pp. 198-199, fig. 12.
This painting is one of three versions of the May McWilliams done by Jacobson, all in 1895. The other two versions are a sketch in the collection of The Mariner's Museum; the second is an oil in the collection of the National Collection of Fine Art.
Please note that the name of the author should be Sniffen, not Schiffer as noted.
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