Burning of the Steamship AUSTRIA, Sept. 13th 1858., Currier & Ives

D'Amour Museum of Fine Arts

Ship under siege at center. People jumping off ship at both ends, floating in water in foreground. Sailing ship at left background. Remainder of title: “on her Voyage from Hamburg to New York. By which appalling disaster over 500 persons were suffocated or drowned ‘Duplicate same title: (2004.D03.098 FAC #748.1)

Object Creator
Currier & Ives (American, 1834-1907)
Object Creation Date
Undated
Medium
Hand-colored lithograph
Dimensions
14 x 10 1/2 inches
Credit
Gift of Lenore B. and Sidney A. Alpert supplemented with Museum Acquistions Funds
Accession Number
2004.D03.666
On View?
No
Image Request
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