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THREE-MASTERED AMERICAN SHIP 'VANCOUVER' OFF THE COAST  OF HONG KONG, QING DYNASTY, CIRCA 1850
Estimate
5,0007,000
LOT SOLD. 5,000 USD
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THREE-MASTERED AMERICAN SHIP 'VANCOUVER' OFF THE COAST  OF HONG KONG, QING DYNASTY, CIRCA 1850
Estimate
5,0007,000
LOT SOLD. 5,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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THREE-MASTERED AMERICAN SHIP 'VANCOUVER' OFF THE COAST  OF HONG KONG, QING DYNASTY, CIRCA 1850
oil on canvas, the ship depicted full sail with sailors aboard, flying the American flag, trailed by a small junk along calm waters, the mountainous coast of Hong Kong in the distance with stormy clouds overhead, framed
25 x 38 in.; 63.9 x 96.8 cm
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Catalogue Note

The painting inscribed on the back:
'Ship -"Vancouver" A. M. Lunt; Commander.
'Built 1845, Medford, Mass. By F. Waterson + H. Ewell
for D. C. Bacon, Boston
Wrecked off China, May 1859'

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