Commodore Perry, in the Niagara, Breaking the British Line of Battle - Lake Erie, September 10, 1813, (painting)
Davidson, J. O. b. 1853
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 42 (Sale info: $3000.00).
"b. Cumberland, Md., 1853. Pupil of M.F.H. de Haas, N.A., New York. 1870-1872, made a voyage around the world, painting marine subjects. First exhibited, 1873, at the National Academy, New York." [P. 78; illustration depicts several frigates fully rigged, with flags and streamers flying and sails billowing, advancing full force through the smoke of battle. In the lower right hand corner is a signature.]
Illustrated Catalogue of the Art Department of the Southern Exposition, Louisville, Ky. 1885. (Third Season.) including the Pictures in the American Art Association's Prize-Fund Exhibition, New York, 1885. John P. Morton and Company, Printers, Louisville, Kentucky.
Artist address: 227 Fulton St., New York, New York.