The Bard Brothers: Painting America Under Steam and Sail

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The Bard Brothers: Painting America Under Steam and Sail - Mariners' Museum, and Peluso, Anthony J

Nineteenth-century Americans fixed on a new romantic icon: the steamboat. None were more fascinated by the ships than twin brothers John and James Bard, who began, in 1827 (at the age or 12), to produce a pictorial chronicle of the steamboat era. Working for owners, captains, ship builders, and anyone who would commission a portrait of a vessel, ...

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