Title: Sloop yacht VOLUNTEER and USN vessels in New York Bay |
Accession Number: 1983.89.22
Category: PAINTINGS - OIL
Type: oil painting
Maker: Buttersworth, James E.
Place: USA, NY, New York Bay
Description: Oil on board painting of sloop yacht VOLUNTEER (America's Cup defender in 1887) & other vessels in NY Bay, by J.E. Buttersworth. On back, in pencil: "A View of N. York Sound with Ships/ of the Navy coming in The VOLUNTEER in the/ for ground leading the squadron". Signed lower right: "J.E. Buttersworth" (partially obscured by frame).
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