Approaching Norfolk and Portsmouth from the Elizabeth
Date ca. 1830
Dimensions Overall: 27 x 34 1/4 in. (68.6 x 87 cm)
Medium Oil on canvas
Credit Line Museum purchase
Description Painting depicting ships on the water. Restored by Mrs. Julius Held.
Exhibition HistoryMyers House/Consul Room
"The Virginia Landscape," Virginia Historical Society, July 13 - Nov. 12, 2000; Art Museum of Western VA, Feb. 11 - May 28, 2001.
"Portsmouth's Historic Architecture," Courthouse Gallery, Portsmouth, Virginia, June 27 - Nov. 3, 2002.
"The Norfolk Rooms," Willoughby-Baylor House, Norfolk, VA, opened August 16, 2014.
Object Label Approaching Norfolk and Portsmouth from the Elizabeth, mid 1830s American Oil on canvas Museum purchase, Norfolk Newspapers’ Art Trust Fund 50.41.1
Object Number 50.41.1