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Object Name Painting
Title Three-Masted Steam Ship at Anchor
Artist Possibly Tomaso De Simone
Year Range from 1865
Year Range to 1880
Place of Origin Italy
Description An oil painting in gilt frame; of athree-masted steamship at anchor in Naples; rowboat with two figures in foreground, two furled ships in left background; above them rise two mountains, one smoking like a volcano (Vesuvius in Naples); mountain range extends across canvas to right side; sky turning pink at horizon indicating either sunrise or sunset
Accession Number 1995.23