Anton De Clerck (1842-1899)
Exceptional Primitive Pierhead School Ship Portrait
Depicting a Handsome Topsail Schooner Entering Harbour
Watercolour, Gouache, Pen and Ink on Paper
30" high x 40" wide (framed)
Related Literature: Kenneth R. Martin; "The Maritime Art of A. de Clerk"; Pub. Maine Maritime Museum 1992; Page 1 Frontispiece illustrates and describes a closely similar work by de Clerk, depicting the topsail schooner "Esmeralda".