James E. Buttersworth (1817–1894)
Yacht Henrietta Off the Isle of Wight, 1866
Oil on board, 9 x 12 in.
Signed lower right: JE Buttersworth
On reverse: Henrietta off the Isle of Wight
Provenance: private collection, Boston, Massachusetts 1998 to present
Exhibited: St. Botolph Club, Boston, Massachusetts, Romance of the Sea, April 10- June 8, 2002, (label verso)
Literature: Rudolph J. Schaefer, J. E. Buttersworth, 19th-Century Marine Painter (Mystic, Connecticut: Mystic Seaport, 1975), 267, no. 602; Rudolph J. Schaefer, J. E. Buttersworth, 19th-Century Marine Painter, 2nd edition (Mystic, Connecticut: Mystic Seaport, 2009), 23