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Island of Curacao, 1793

Item Information

Title:
Island of Curacao, 1793
Description:
Molded gold frame; harbour with sailing ships on water. Beneath are three smaller scenes of portraits of sailing ships. Beneath are thirty three names with numbers serving as identification key to places in picture above. Banner at top reads "Eyland Curacao anno 1793."
Date:
1793
Format:
Drawings/Illustrations
Genre:
gilding
glass (material)
molding (forming)
paper (fiber product)
watercolor (paint)
wood (plant material)
drawings (visual works)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
harbors
marines (visual works)
sailing vessels
Unidentified Paper
Glass
Molded
Sailing vessel
Maritime
Harbor
Gilded
Watercolor
Curacao
Places:
MaineYork (county)South Berwick
Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.)
Extent:
23.125 in. x 32.25 in. (H x W); 19.625 in. x 28.75 in. (H x W)
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Notes:
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
Accession #:
1949.340
Identifier:
8064