MAURETANIA-INBOUND.

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George Wales

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Mauretania-Inbound.

Etching, 1933.
Image size 7 1/4 x 10 5/16" (18.3 x 26.2 cm).
Very good condition.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 3634
Price: $300.00
Publisher :
In the foreground is the Nantucket Lightship. Given the date of the print, 1933, the lightship shown was LV-117 and was short lived. In early 1934 she was sideswiped by the SS Washington and four months later, on 15 May 1934, she was rammed and sunk by the British White Star ship RMS Olympic. Titled, initialed and dated in plate. Marked "Trial # 1- Final State, 2nd", in pencil. 20th Century Subjects , Marine , Steam

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