Roger C. Long
The North Atlantic, 12:15am, April 15, 1912
Signed and dated 2013
Charcoal and pastel on paper
6 x 16 inches
“Accidents, too, and loss of life are possible at sea, and I have always felt that a body washed ashore in good clothes, would receive more respect and kinder care than if dressed in those only fit for the rag bag” Catherine Reid Ledoux, Ocean Notes for Ladies, 1877.
“In the case of Titanic, the unlikely happened.” The Shipbuilder, May 1912.
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