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The Burning of the Merrimac, (painting)

Artist:
Hamilton, James
Wetherill (copy after)
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 99 (Sale info: $85.00).
On the night of May 10, 1862. Also from a sketch by Col. Wetherhill. [P. 17; price and name of buyer noted by a contemporary hand.]
Catalogue of Paintings: From the Studio of James Hamilton, R.A. Now arranged for Exhibition at No. 1220 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, where they will be sold at Auction on the evenings of April 21st & 22nd, 1875, under the Direction of Messrs. James S. Earle & Sons. J.M. Rutherford, Auctioneer. B. Scott, Jr. will conduct the sale. Philadelphia: McLaughlin Brothers, Book and Job Printers, 112 and 114 South Third Street. 1875.
Artist professional affiliation: P.A.
Topic:
State of Being--Evil--War
History--United States--Civil War
Architecture--Boat--Merrimac
Disaster--Fire
Waterscape--Time--Night
Architecture--Boat
Control number:
AECI 01340083
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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