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Marine. Shipwreck on the Coast of Scotland, (painting)

Artist:
Hardorff, Rudolph
Medium:
Canvas
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1856
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 239
In Hamburg. In consequence of the loss of the helm, which drifts in the foreground, an emigrant vessel has run upon a reef, and threatens every moment to go to pieces. A fishing-smack approaches to the rescue of three or four persons, clinging to part of a broken mast, which likewise drifts away from the vessel. 6'3 x 4'10 1-2. Marked "Rudolph Hardorff, in Hamburg. 1856." Purchased and owned by the Carolina Art Association. [P. 18.]
Carolina Art Association for the Year 1860, published by the Art Committee. Charleston, S.C.: Steam Power Press of Walker, Evans & Co. 1860.
Artist address: Hamburg.
Topic:
Waterscape--Coast
Landscape--Scotland
Landscape--Foreign--Scotland
Disaster--Shipwreck
Waterscape--Boat
Figure(s) In Exterior--Water
Control number:
AECI 02160012
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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