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Reinier Nooms
Study of Ships; no. 3 from the series of 13 plates, Various Seascapes, Ports, and Harbors
1653 – 1655
Gift of Carl Fredric Clarke
1949/1.118

American (American (North American))
View of Charleston, South Carolina
1762
The Paul Leroy Grigaut Memorial Collection
1969/2.132
A large ship sail against a cloud-filled sky in Kenya. The angle from which the photograph was taken creates a triangular shape to the sail. From the top corner to the left edge of the photo is a rope, and on the right side of the sail is a small black figure protruding from behind the cloth, possibly the top of the mast to which the sail is connected.
Lynn Davis (American (North American))
Dhow Sail, Lamu, Kenya, 1997
2005
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. James Agah, Class of 1989 (BBA)
2012/2.102
A large port is seen from the water. In the foreground are two low rowboats; at the right side are a number of tall masted ships with reefed sails and beyond, at center, in the distance is more shipping at dock. Along the left hand side is a large building seen as the embankment curves away into the distance.
James Abbott McNeill Whistler (American (North American))
Pickle Herring Wharf
1873 – 1883
Bequest of Margaret Watson Parker
1954/1.367

Sir Francis Seymour Haden
Breaking up of the 'Agamemnon'
1870
Gift of Carl Fredric Clarke
1949/1.61

Auguste Ballin (French (culture or style))
Vieux Ponton sur la Tamise, from the series 'Sur La Tamise'
1875
Gift of Samuel P. Hayes
1973/1.742

Wenceslaus Hollar
Amoenissimae Effigies. Plate 22. Die Zuyder See.
1635
Museum Purchase
1950/1.197

Sekino Jun'chiro
Untitled (Along the Coast of Portugal)
1971
Gift of Gilbert M. Frimet
2004/1.111
Several ships are seen at the near right side. In the distance is a city with many tall masted ships along the edge of the water; above are the lines of blustery clouds.
James Abbott McNeill Whistler (American (North American))
Amsterdam, from the Tolhuis
1863
Bequest of Margaret Watson Parker
1954/1.352
A river stretches before the viewer. In the foreground are a several rows of flat, mast-less boats tied to the quay. A group of ships with sails furled are at anchor in the middle of the river. On either side and extending into the distance can be seen buildings that hug either bank of the river.
James Abbott McNeill Whistler (American (North American))
Wapping--The Pool
1874 – 1884
Bequest of Margaret Watson Parker
1954/1.370

Wenceslaus Hollar
Amoenissimae Effigies. Plate 23. Die Zuyder Zee.
1635
Museum Purchase
1950/1.198
Ship, centered on page, is sailing on choppy water rendered in blue, grey, and white against a cloudy sky. (Larson 2/7/18)
Robert Hopkin
The Nor'easter
1832 – 1909
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John B. Waite
1946/2.4
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