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Sectional Docks, East River
  • Charles Frederick William Mielatz
    1864–1919
    born: Breddin, Germany ; died: New York, New York, United States
  • Sectional Docks, East River
  • Where object was made: United States
  • etching
  • Mat Dimensions: 20 x 16 in
  • Gift of Hal M. Davison, Class of 1949
  • Not on display
  • 1998.0487
Description

Monochromatic image of a large boat docked in a harbor. The boat has three large masts but the sails are down. There are three men at the end of the dock in the center. There are buildings on either side of the boat with poles connecting them to the boat. There is water in the foreground. The horizon is about two-thirds down from the top of the page. The sky is light gray.