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Adolphus Knell
Antique Victorian 19th century English oil ships at anchor with the Sun setting

circa 1860

$4,250

About

Antique Victorian 19th century English oil, shipping at anchor with the Sun setting. Knell was a superb painter of marine subjects during the middle of the 19th century. His work is collected all over the world and many are in important collections. Knell painted in glazes of Color. He used transparent paint mixed with varnish which gives his work a watery appearance. With this painting, the artist is showing his skill and his inspiration from the great Master J.M.W Turner. This piece is in excellent condition and has been framed in a vintage gold leaf hand-made English frame. This is a perfect painting for almost any room in a home, like a bedroom, study, den, family room, hallway, dining room The complementary colors for this piece are Beige, Brown, Green, Blue, Taupe, off-white, black, red, gray, white. This type and quality of painting would have been painted for the wealthy British patrons for either their country houses or their grand townhouses in areas in London like Mayfair, Belgravia and Chelsea, and Kensington

Details

  • Creator
    Adolphus Knell (1830, British)
  • Creation Year
    circa 1860
  • Dimensions
    Height: 13 in. (33.02 cm)Width: 18.5 in. (46.99 cm)
  • Medium
  • Movement & Style
  • Period
  • Condition
    The painting has been recently cleaned and re-varnished. It is in good condition and is ready to hang.
  • Gallery Location
    Southport, CT
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU50737615562

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    Estimated Customs Duties & Taxes to the Continental US: $0.
    Ships From: Reigate, United Kingdom
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 7 days of delivery.

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Located in Southport, CT

Dealing in America for more than 20 years, David Brooker Fine Art has one of the largest holdings of English and European paintings in North America, spanning from the 17th through the 21st centuries and ranging in subject from sporting and animal scenes and portraits to landscapes, genre pieces and abstractions. David Brooker Fine Art...

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