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Catalog Number C06.510
Title Ship "Wild Pigeon"
Object Name Painting
Description This painting, the Wild Pigeon is of a painting of a 3 masted ship under full sail against a hilly shore with small boats in the foreground. This painting done in China is referred to as a Chinese Port Painting. The Wild Pigeon was built by master builder George Raynes and launched in 7/31/1851.
Year Range from 1851
Year Range to 1860
Artist Unknown
Dimensions H-26.5 W-35.5 inches
Material Oil on canvas
Place of Origin China
Provenance The Wild Pigeon was considered the fastest vessel built by George Raynes.
People Raynes, George, 1799-1855
Search Terms Wild Pigeon
Subjects Painting
Chinese Port Painting