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  • Design Credit: Samantha Todhunter Design Ltd., Photo Credit: Oliver Clarke. Dimensions: H 13.5 in. x W 19.5 in.
  • Design Credit: Lucy Harris Studio, Photo Credit: Francesco Bertocci. Dimensions: H 13.5 in. x W 19.5 in.
  • Design Credit: Timothy Godbold, Photo Credit: Karl Simone. Dimensions: H 13.5 in. x W 19.5 in.
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William Calcott Knell
William Calcott Knell, An extensive view of Portsmouth harbour

1874

$3,113.77

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William Calcott Knell (1830 - 1880) Extensive view of Portsmouth Harbour with vessels under sail Signed and dated '1874' bottom left Oil on canvas 23½ x 11½ inches 29 x 17¼ inches with the frame William Calcott Knell was a celebrated maritime painter of the nineteenth century who worked in Britain and exhibited at the Royal Academy. This painting, typical of his oeuvre, shows Portsmouth harbour, home to the Royal Navy, the Mary Rose and of course HMS Victory, Lord Nelsons’ flagship.
  • Creator:
    William Calcott Knell (1830 - 1880, British)
  • Creation Year:
    1874
  • Dimensions:
    Height: 13.5 in (34.29 cm)Width: 19.5 in (49.53 cm)Depth: 3 in (7.62 cm)
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  • Gallery Location:
    Harkstead, GB
  • Reference Number:
    1stDibs: LU148128928962

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