Antonio De Simone (Italian, fl. 1880-1915), Portrait of the British Steam Yacht Joyeuse in the Bay of Naples.
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- American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2482
- Date / Time :
- November 08, 2009 11:00AM
Antonio De Simone (Italian, fl. 1880-1915),
Portrait of the British Steam Yacht Joyeuse in the Bay of Naples. Signed and dated "1910" l.r., vessel identified l.l. Gouache on paperboard, 17 1/2 x 26 in., in a later mitered wood frame. Condition: Very good.
Note: The steam yacht was designed and built by Day, Summers & Co., Northern Iron Works, Southampton for Hamilton Fletcher of Tisbury. It was launched April 23, 1898. Her dimensions are lg. 145 ft., wd. 22 ft., dp. 14 ft. and weighs 350 tons.