Three Ships (Vessels)

Otto Henry Bacher, American, 1856 - 1909


about 1880

Etching in brown ink on laid paper

Plate: 6 5/8 × 5 11/16 in. (16.8 × 14.4 cm)

Sheet: 10 1/16 × 7 9/16 in. (25.6 × 19.2 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Guernsey Center Moore 1904 Memorial Fund



Place Made: United States, North America


19th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Reverse, in brown ink, lower left: [indistinct] Dec £ 8 --- / Jan [?] 1.13.4 / [indistinct] 2.13.4 / = £ 12.6.8[mathmatical tabulation]; Watermark, lower center right: [elaborate fleur-de-lis and portion of circular cartouche approx. 5 in. diam.]


James Parks Sale, April 12, 1910; Jonathan Greenberg, Incorporated, New York, New York; sold to present collection, 1995.

Catalogue Raisonne

Artist's inventory no. 45; William W. Andrew , Otto H. Bacher, Madison, Wisconsin, 1973, no. 30

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