American School, 19th Century
A Ship on Rough Seas. Signed and dated "E.F.P. 1877" l.l., the back inscribed "Painted by E.F. Porter From the original sketch." Oil on canvas, 12 1/2 x 19 1/2 in., in a period gilt-gesso frame. Condition: Paint loss l.l., craquelure with associated retouch in water, surface grime.
paint losses: about 1 3/4 x 1/8 in. and adjacent small areas and craquelure at l.l.