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Block Island Fisherman, Swordfish Schooners

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Block Island Fisherman, Swordfish Schooners

19th century
125 x 187 mm (4.9 x 7.4 in.)

Charles Frederick William Mielatz, American, (1864–1919)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Etching and roulette printed in blue-grey ink on Asian laid paper
Print impression quality: Very good with even plate tone
Marks: Signed in pencil, lower center: “Mielatz Imp.”; signed in plate, lower right: “Mielatz/93”; inscribed in black ink, lower right: “No. 12”
Bibliography: St. Louis Art Museum (1910), cat. no. 70.
Credit Line: Gift of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), 1945
Accession Number: 1945.D1.30

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  • boats - Use for watercraft generally smaller and less seaworthy than ships and generally not designed to cross large open waters. [June 1995 related term added.]
  • fishing
  • marine views - Use For Term
  • New York Etching Club members
  • sports - Use for games that involve a reasonable degree of individual skill and physical prowess. [June 1993 related term added. March 1993 scope note changed; related terms added; descriptor moved. February 1991 scope note added; alternate term added.]

  • plate Dimensions: 125 x 187 mm (4.9 x 7.4 in.)

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