Mathieu Antoine Roux (French, 1799-1872)
Le Brick Gustave Cesar...1820/Under Pirate Attack. Signed "Antne. Roux fils Marseilles" l.r., titled below. Mixed media including watercolor, gouache, and pen and ink on paper, 13 1/4 x 17 1/2 in., in a gilt molded frame. Condition: Laid down, abrasions primarily to edges, stains primarily at upper and left edges, foxing, slight fading, overall toning.
N.B. A note affixed to the reverse reads "... purchased by me in ... France in 1931. Hanson Cady."