Gallery of Old Ship Portraits and Marine Paintings
(American, 1850-1921) - Ship Portrait of the Belgian Steamer
"Henry Eyde" on the Atlantic 1881, a portrait of the
vessel at the open sea in heavy weather - signed and dated "A.
Jacobsen 1881" - Oil on canvas - 56 x 91 cm (22 x 36 in) -
good condition, professionally relined, few inpaint only - period
frame - European Collection
Note: This is an early and well executed
painting by the artist. A sketch and another oil on canvas portrait
of this steamer by Jacobsen is in the Mariners Museum (VA) - please
refer to Sniffen. The "Henry Eyde" was built in 1879 at
Doxford in Sunderland for the Belgian company Steinman & Ludwig"
and sailed regularly from Antwerp to New York.
Antonio Jacobsen - Ship
Portrait of the Belgian Steamer "Henry
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or to the Gallery
. Photo Copyright is with the
by the FineArtEmporium in Hamburg.
Beside of the previously painting with this vessel in the Mariners Museum VA
there is another version in the Maritime Museum Antwerp and a third one is hold
by the shipping company Steinman & Ludwig.