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Catalog Number 10645-3669
Title Print; Charles Parsons, Nathaniel Currier; Offset Lithograph;Clipper Ship "Dreadnought"
Object Name Print
Description Color offset lithograph on white paper. The print, titled "Clipper Ship "Dreadnought"" by Charles Parsons and Nathaniel Currier, features a sailing ship with three masts. The ship has white sails. The first mast has a sail with a red cross painted on it. The second mast is flying a flag, the third mast is flying seven flags, and the American Flag is flying at the stern. The ship is black and is rolling on green wavy seas. In the distance to the left another sailing ship is visible. Large clouds cover the blue sky. Engraved beneath the image is the title, artists, copyright, and manufacturing credits. Also engraved are the ship's specifications--length, breadth, tonnage, etc. The image is framed by a tan border, and then the paper's edge. Graphite notes are written on the top and bottom edge of the print by John Falter. The reprint company's name--New York Graphic Society--and information is printed on the lower left.
Material Paper, Ink, Graphite
Medium Offset Lithograph
Artist Currier, Nathaniel; Parsons, Charles
Made New York Graphic Society
Place of Origin USA: New York, New York
Inscription Text Top Left: coast guard helicopter rescue // Bow badly bashed in.

Bottom: Partly hidden by sail- helicopter rescue at sea. Bow smashed in.
Height (in) 13.625
Width (in) 17.813
People Currier, Nathaniel
Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
Parsons, Charles
Other Name Print
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection