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Walters, Samuel

Packet "Nonantum" Riding out a Gale
Samuel Walters
Oil on canvas
24 x 35 in.
Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, Mass.

Walters' painting depicts the "Nonantum" homeward bound for Boston from Liverpool in 1842. The paddle-steamer is one of the four Clyde-built Britannia-class vessels, of which one is visible crossing in the opposite direction.

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Citation: "Contemporary Artists." Fitz Henry Lane Online. Cape Ann Museum.§ion=Walters%2C+Samuel (accessed June 16, 2024).
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