Schooner O. H. Booth
Schooner Oliver H. Booth in a Storm
Artist Unidentified artist
Karolik cat. 43 (Anon. academica artists)
Sheet: 50.2 x 67.5 cm (19 3/4 x 26 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Watercolor on paper
Not On View
Schooner on crest of wave, stormy sky, dark sea with spume flying. 2 letters in Karolik drwg. coll. from Captain Burger to Oliver H. Booth, Esq., written in Bermuda following the storm, describe his experience.
monogram in ink LL: EJ(?); on other sheet: title, Capt H Burger Comm'dy, during the Gale of March 8th 9th 10th 1862/ Lat 34' 30" Long 59' 30"
Watermark: J. Whatman, 1860
Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA October 20, 1965
Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875