Antonio Nicolo Gasparo Jacobsen (Danish/American, 1850-1921)
Portrait of the Screw Steamer CHATTAHOOCHIE. Signed and dated "A Jacobsen 1902 31 Palisade Av. West Hoboken NJ" l.r., vessel identified on the bow. Oil on canvas, 18 x 30 in., in a molded and gilded oak frame. Condition: Relined, stable craquelure.
Note: The Chattahoochie was commanded by Captain Henry C. Lewis, of Marion, Massachusetts, and was one of seven American-made vessels of the Savannah Line of the Ocean Steamship Co., traveling four times a week between New York and Savannah, Georgia.
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