Harry Hambro Howe (Massachusetts/Maine, 1886-1966) oil on canvas marine painting depicting the clipper ship Red Jacket, the first ship of the White Star Line company and one of the largest and fastest ever built, sailing the ocean near Buckland, Maine, with a light house and another ship in the background. Signed "HHowe" lower right. Two documents with information about the history of the Red Jacket and the lighthouse, housed in a plastic sleeve en verso. Housed in a gilt wood frame. Sight – 15 3/4" H x 21" W. Framed – 19 3/4" H x 25" W. American, early/mid 20th century. Provenance: The Estate of Vance C. Carter, Knoxville, TN. CONDITION: Overall good condition with light craquelure, surface scratches to canvas. 5" vertical area of minute brown stains to right quadrant of canvas.
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