American Paintings and Sculpture
Artist: James Hamilton, American, born Ireland, 1819–1878

Capture of the “Serapis” by John Paul Jones

1854

Oil on canvas

58 x 87 1/2 in. (147.3 x 222.3 cm) framed: 71 3/8 x 100 3/8 x 5 in. (181.3 x 255 x 12.7 cm)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1944.108
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Status: 
Not on view
Bibliography: 

Philadelphia: Three Centuries of American Art (Philadelphia: Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1976), 343–44, fig. 296.

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