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Small Sailing Boats
  • Paul Hammersmith
    1857–1937
    born: Naperville, Illinois, United States ; died: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
  • Small Sailing Boats, 1897
  • Where object was made: United States
  • etching
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 84 x 126 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 3 1/4 x 4 15/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 200 x 264 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 7 7/8 x 10 3/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 11 x 14 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Kenji Nakahashi
  • Not on display
  • 2010.0033
Description

This image is an etching of sail boats just off shore. The sail boat in the foreground is in the center of image with small waves lapping at sides of boat. Two figures are visible in this boat. The sky is filled with billowing clouds. The shore is visible with trees and foliage.