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Image of Jacobsen Painting

Antonio Jacobsen (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.


Oilpainting on canvas -
Antonio Jacobsen - Ship Portrait of the Belgian Steamer "Henry Eyde" 1881
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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.