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Catalog Number X1964.11.40
Title MARIE CHRISTINE and BELASCO
Object Name Drawing
Artist Paxson, Edgar S. (1852-1919)
Dimensions W-11.75 L-9.375 inches
Medium Pen and Ink
Date 1898
Notes Two pen and ink sketches on one piece of paper. The drawing at the top of the page depicts the ship "MARIE CHRISTINE" sinking; this ship is depicted in the center of the drawing. Off to the proper far right, in the background, is a small island with what appears to be a lighthouse. On the left side are fishing boats. The second pen and ink drawing is at the bottom of "BELASCO"; which is a sinking ship depicted in the center of the drawing. In the background is an island with mountains in the far distance.
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