ANTONIO JACOBSEN (AMERICAN 1850-1921). THE AMERICAN STEAM AND SAIL SHIP “MORGAN CITY” AT SEA.

Est. $8,000-$10,000

Sold: $14,400 ($12,000)

Oil on canvas, 22 x 36 inches. Signed and dated “A. Jacobsen 1898/ 31 Palisade Ave. West Hoboken N.J.” l.r. In a period style gilt frame. Together with a framed photograph of the “Morgan City” preparing to embark from a dock in Seattle with a load of Gold Rush miners bound for Alaska. (2)

Provenance: The Old Print Shop, New York, 1964.

Literature: Harold Sniffen “The Checklist,” pp. 206-7, no. 25.