Painting (visual work)
A painting of the Delaware fighting through the waves. Grey dominates the canvas. The ocean is stormy and the ship appears to be nearly falling over. The ship is black, white, and red, with a dark blue lifeboat. An American flag waves off the back. The frame is painted black with a trim of gold. "USS Delaware comm. Dan T. Patterson. Off the coast of America, homeward bound, 1836" printed along the bottom.
InscriptionJ.G. Evans (right corner)
Credit LineGift of John Barry Ryan
Object Typepaintings (visual works)
Related People & OrganizationsPatterson, Dan T., Commander (associated)
Evans, J.G. (associated)
Ryan, John Barry (associated)