02-24-2002 02-24-2002
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
2128
February 24, 2002 10:00AMCalender
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Miles Walters (British, 1774-1849) The American Packet Ship Hudson Entering Dover.

$52,875$45,000
Auction: Sale #2128 - 2128 Location: Bolton Date / Time: February 24, 2002 10:00AM

Description:

Miles Walters (British, 1774-1849)

The American Packet Ship Hudson Entering Dover. Signed and dated "WALTERS 1828" l.r., shown broadside and stern, identified on bow and pennant. Oil on canvas, 19 x 33 in., in a molded gilt frame. Condition: Lined, retouched.

N.B. The Hudson was one of four packets sailing in John Griswold and Fish and Grinell's London Line, the first established (1823). The line sailed on the first of each month from Fly Market Wharf in New York. The ship's first captains were Hanry Champlin, later a successful banker, and E.E. Morgan.
Estimate $35,000-45,000

Keywords

Miles Walters, Fly Market Wharf, banker , and E.E. Morgan