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Sea Piece, Wreck and breaking up of the Raft, (painting)

Artist:
Shaw, J.
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 173 (Sale info: For Sale).
Darkness was deepening o'er the seas,/ And still the hulks drove on:/ No sail to answer to the breeze./ Her masts and cordage gone:/ Gloomy and drear her course of fear,/ Each looked but for a grave. Lines from the "Inquirer" and "Courier." [P. 15.]
Catalogue of the First Exhibition of Philadelphia Artists, and of the School of Painting and Design. Philadelphia, April 2, 1838. No. 142 Chestnut Street. Admission 25 cents.--Season Tickets 50 cents. Philadelphia: C. Sherman & Co., Printers, 19 St. James Street. 1838.
Artist address: 28 Sansom St., Philadelphia.
Topic:
Literature--Poetry
Disaster--Shipwreck
Waterscape--Boat
Waterscape--Sea
Architecture--Boat--Raft
Figure group
Control number:
AECI 04490165
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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