WRECK OF THE "ATLANTIC"- CAST UP BY THE SEA.

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Winslow Homer

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Wreck of the "Atlantic"- Cast Up by the Sea.

Wood engraving, 1873.
Image size 9 1/8 x 13 3/4" (23.1 x 35.0 cm).
Good condition.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 53426
Price: $200.00
Publisher : Published by Harper's Weekly, April, 26, 1873.
The SS Atlantic left from Liverpool, England, for New York on 20 March 1873. Eleven days later the ship went ashore at Mars Head. The disaster was the world's worst merchant shipwreck known at that time. 565 passengers and crew died. 18th-19th Century Subjects , Marine , Ship Wrecks

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