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Title: Yacht WANDERER

Accession Number: 1997.129.1A
Type: oil painting
Maker: Joseph B. Smith & Son
Date: after 1857
Materials: oil paint; wood
Description: Oil painting on canvas of port view of yacht WANDERER at sea with full sails; flying flag at the top of each mast, one U.S. Yacht Ensign, one possibly a New York Yacht club, and one unidentified; another yacht is upwind to the starboard flying an unidentified flag; 3 men seen on WANDERER, 4 on unidentified yacht. Said to have hung in the home of Capt. Thomas B. Hawkins, the designer and supervisor of the boat WANDERER.

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