James Gale Tyler (1855–1931)
The Yacht, Water Witch, c. 1890
Oil on canvas, 18 x 30 in.
Signed lower right: James G. Tyler
The Yacht, Water Witch depicts the yacht owned by Mr. William Armour of Chicago. It was built and designed in 1881 by D.O. Richmond of Mystic, Connecticut, for Charles Mallow. William Armour acquired it in 1887 and sold it in 1890.