Looking to add a little flair to your room or office? Look no further - this canvas print has a vivid, fade-resistant print that you're bound to fall in love with.
Source: Original lithograph by Knapp Co., New York, c. 1890.
Named for the city of Newark, NJ, USS NEWARK (C-1) was one of the new steel cruisers built for the U.S. Navy in Philadelphia. NEWARK's keel was laid on June 12, 1888, at William Cramp & Sons shipyard along Delaware Avenue and Cumberland Street. She was launched on March 19, 1890, commissioned on February 2, 1891, and served as a naval warship until June 16, 1912. After her active service, she served as a hospital ship for the Public Health Service and the Navy until 1926.
Original Drawing: Gift courtesy of Patrick Weeks
Materials, Features, and Sourcing
- 20.5 mil thick poly-cotton blend canvas
- Hand-stretched over solid wood stretcher bars
- Matte finish coating