USS Constitution (1797-) Oil on canvas, 18 x 14, by Marshall Johnson, Jr., circa 1896. It depicts the ship under sail during her eastbound voyage around the World, 30 May 1844 27 September 1846, while under the command of Captain John Percival. The original painting is in the U.S. Naval Academy Museum, Annapolis, Maryland. It was donated by Nelson B. Gaskill in 1960. Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.