U.S. Frigate "Chesapeake"

Object Number: 
1963.62
Date: 
1810
Medium: 
Watercolor, black ink, and graphite on light gray paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 5/8 x 11 in. ( 24.4 x 27.9 cm ) mat: 14 x 18 in. ( 35.6 x 45.7 cm )
Marks: 
signed: lower left: "Isaac Willys, del." inscribed: lower right: "Boston 1810" inscribed: ink: "The New American Ship Chesapeake"
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at the lower left in black ink: "Isaac Williss. del."; at lower right: " Boston. 1810."; at lower center outside image: "The New American Ship. / CHESAPEAKE."
Description: 
Marine
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group