Rescue at Sea

Anonymous E. J. (academic)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 0044, fig. 24 (anon. academic artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 47.5 x 64.9 cm (18 11/16 x 25 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.704

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Schooner, probably the Oliver H. Booth, throwing line to lifeboat; remains of drifting spars in foreground right.

Inscription

LL in wash: monogram: EJ

Provenance

1955, gift of Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI, to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 20, 1955)

Credit Line

Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875