American School, 19th Century
Portrait of the American Brig WISSAHICKON. Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 17 x 24 in., in a later molded wood frame. Condition: Relined, craquelure with associated paint losses, retouch.
Several paint losses along left edge, small to 3/4 in. dia. some lifting to craquelure u.l., retouch to several spots in sky/clouds, on one of the sails, and scattered spots in the water.
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