Sat, Oct 6, 2018 10:00AM EDT
Portrait of the Wildwood, a three masted bark
oil on canvas
23.5 x 35.5 (sight)
31.25 x 43.25 in. (frame)
Documentation provided by the consignor includes correspondence from Susan Filupeit at the the Mystic Seaport Museum. The schooner Wildwood was built in 1871, and owned by C. L. Taylor. Filupeit notes that the ship's T flag might be for Taylor.
Provenance: Property from the Hermann Gleeson Collection of Americana, San Antonio, Texas