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Title: Ship NEPTUNE and schooner MARGARET, Grand Banks, Newfoundland

Accession Number: 1958.626
Type: oil painting
Maker: Peterson, John E. C.
Place: Canada, Newfoundland (province), Grand Banks
Date: 1866
Description: Oil painting of ship NEPTUNE of Black Ball Line and schooner MARGARET of Plymouth, by John E. C. Peterson. Port broadside of NEPTUNE on starboard tack under full sail while passing at right through fishing schooners and dories off Grand Banks in fog. Stern view of MARGARET at left. Other vessels in background. Signed at lower left: "John E.C. Peterson/ Boston, 1866".

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