19th Century Carved Wooden Ship Shadowbox with Lighthouse and Cottage

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A 19th century nautical shadowbox with hand carved ship in stormy seas on a
lee shore. The model has carved wooden sails, fully carved hull in black
paint, set on molded frothy rough seas. The painted background features a
lighthouse and cottage on a dark headland, with blue cloudy skies above and
ahead. Beautiful naïve work one seeks in sailor's folk art, in fine
condition. Mounted in original gilded frame.

Dimensions: 15.5 high x 25.75 wide x 6.75 deep.


    Wear consistent with age and use
    15.5 in. H x 25.75 in. W x 6.75 in. D
    39 cm H x 65 cm W x 17 cm D
    Seller Location
    Nantucket, MA
    Reference Number
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