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American School, 19th Century Five Illustrations of Sailing Vessels.

Auction:
2268
Lot:
223
Sold for:
$558$475

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2268
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
February 19, 2005 10:00AM

Description:

American School, 19th Century

Five Illustrations of Sailing Vessels. Signed "J.J. Olawson" in pencil l.l. and the initials "J.J.O." in ink l.r., ink title in inscriptions l.r. Watercolor and pen and ink on paper, depicting five American vessels: the clipper ship Red Jacket, the ship Northern Light, the clipper ship Glory of the Seas, and the clipper ship Young America, also the British clipper ship Ariel; 11 x 15 in., in bird's-eye maple frames. Condition: Paper laid down onto cardboard, minor toning.
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

American School, Clippers, Red Jacket, Watercraft

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