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Antique Dutch 19th century ships at sea, fishing boats, men rowing.
Located in Southport, CT
A very well-painted Dutch 19th century marine scene. The small boat is full of men who are rowing hard to get to the larger vessels, possibly to either take goods on or off the large...
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1870s Victorian Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

English shipping scene with sale boats, war ships and a quayside harbor.
Located in Southport, CT
Well painted English 19th century Victorian antique marine scene. The style of the piece is typical of the mid-19th-century marine painters such as C.M.Powell, Robert Salmon, and G...
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1850s Victorian Figurative Paintings

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Oil

19th Century China Trade American Ship Painting
Located in Wiscasset, ME
Possibly the Niantic, a whale ship that traveled to China around 1840 and then back to San Francisco during the gold rush. It is a very similar style and has the same number of guns....
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Antique Early 19th Century Chinese Chinese Export Paintings

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Paint

Pair of 19th Century seascape oil paintings of ships & fishing boats
By Adolphus Knell
Located in Moreton-In-Marsh, Gloucestershire
Adolphus Knell British, (b.1849, fl.1870-1890) Shipping in the Morning & Shipping in the Evening Oil on board, pair, both signed Image size: 9.75 inches x 13.75 inches (each) Size in...
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19th Century Victorian Landscape Paintings

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Oil, Board

19th Century seascape oil painting of ships off the Dutch coast
Located in Moreton-In-Marsh, Gloucestershire
Thomas Sewell Robins British, (1810-1880) Shipping off the Dutch Coast Oil on canvas, signed & dated 1844 Image size: 26.5 inches x 45 inches Size including frame: 33.5 inches x 52 ...
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19th Century Victorian Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Fine 19th Century French Oil Painting - Paddle Steamer Ship Choppy Waters
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist/ School: 19th Century French School Title: A Paddle Steamer in Choppy Waters, period fine quality gilt frame. Medium: oil painting on canvas, framed Size: canvas: 21.25” x...
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Mid-19th Century Victorian Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

19th Century seascape oil painting of a steam boat & sailing ships off Dover
By Adolphus Knell
Located in Moreton-In-Marsh, Gloucestershire
Adolphus Knell British, (b.1849, fl.1870-1890) Sail & Steam off Dover Oil on board signed Image size: 11.5 inches x 17.75 inches Size including frame: 18 inches x 24.25 inches Adol...
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19th Century Victorian Landscape Paintings

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Oil, Board

Dutch Ships Sailing Off The Coast, 19th Century
By Charles Louis Verboeckhoven
Located in Blackwater, GB
Dutch Ships Sailing Off The Coast, 19th Century by CHARLES LOUIS VERBOECKHOVEN (1802-1889) 19th Century Dutch marine scene of various ships sailing off the coast, oil on canvas by...
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19th Century Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

19th Century China Trade Painting of Clipper Ship Tin Sing off Hong Kong
Located in London, GB
Anonymous Chinese Painter Clipper Ship Tin Sing of Hong Kong Oil on Canvas 25 X 32 inches
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19th Century Landscape Paintings

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Oil

19th Century seascape oil painting of ships & boats at the port of Hull
By Francis Moltino
Located in Moreton-In-Marsh, Gloucestershire
Francis Moltino Italian, (1818-1888) The Port of Hull Oil on canvas Image size: 22 inches x 35 inches Size including frame: 27.25 inches x 40.25 inches Provenance: Stacy-Marks Fran...
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19th Century Victorian Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Maritime Oil Painting 19th century, by Prof. Alfred Jensen. Ship and Boat at Sea
By Alfred Jensen (b.1859)
Located in Berlin, DE
Maritime oil painting 19th century, by Prof. Alfred Jensen. Ship and boat at sea. Around 1900. Signed lower left. Unframed Age-related condition. Alfred Jensen was already at sea a...
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19th Century Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Ships In A Storm Off A Harbour, Isle Of Man 19th Century
By William Webb
Located in Blackwater, GB
Ships In A Storm Off A Harbour, Isle Of Man 19th Century by William Edward WEBB (1862-1903) similar to $34,000 Fine large 19th Century view of ships in a storm off a harbour near t...
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19th Century Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Ship Turning At Sunset Off The Gulf Of Genoa, 19th century
Located in Blackwater, GB
Ship Turning At Sunset Off The Gulf Of Genoa, 19th century by Julius KÖHNHOLZ (1839-1925) similar works to $25,000 Fine huge 19th century sunset view of a ship turning at sunset i...
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19th Century Landscape Paintings

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Oil, Canvas

19th Century American Seascape of Commercial Ship
Located in Buchanan, MI
Handsome 19th century American seascape of commercial ship in giltwood frame, oil on canvas, signed lower left, Alvaro Acores (1868-1950.).
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Antique 19th Century American Paintings

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Canvas, Wood

Antique Oil Painting of a Steam Ship in Rough Seas, Albert Rieger, 19th Century
By Albert Rieger
Located in Dallas, TX
This magnificent antique oil painting of ships and boats in rough seas was painted in the late 1800s. It was painted by Albert Rieger, who was known for his ability to paint oceans v...
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Antique Late 19th Century Austrian Paintings

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Canvas, Giltwood, Paint

Antique Victorian 19th century English oil ships at anchor with the Sun setting
By Adolphus Knell
Located in Southport, CT
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 i...
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1860s Victorian Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Board

Nautical Painting: Sailing Ship
Located in New York, NY
Smoke rises from a magnificent sailing ship, with men in row boat nearby. Inscribed "SR .89".
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Antique 19th Century American Paintings

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Canvas

'Historic Sailing Ship,' by Unknown, Oil on Linen Painting
Located in Oklahoma City, OK
This 19th c. classically realistic oil on canvas painting depicts the majesty of a large sailing vessel on the sea against a light blue sky filled with white cumulus clouds. A gentle...
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Late 19th Century Realist Landscape Paintings

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Linen, Oil

19th Century Victorian Period Watercolor of a Ship, Signed JW Holmes
Located in London, GB
A large late 19th century watercolor depicting a sailing ship 'The Gowanbank' at sea. Signed JW Holmes. The gilt paper mount inscribed: Ship "Gowanbank" 3500 Tons J Fergu...
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Antique 1880s English Paintings

Antique Painting, Oil on canvas. Capsized Ship on a Stormy Sea.
Located in Berlin, DE
Antique painting, oil on canvas. Capsized ship on a stormy sea. Canvas has been professionally relined. Dimensions including frame. Including certificate of authenticity.
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19th Century Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Ship Ben Cruachan
By Lai Fong
Located in New Orleans, LA
The Scottish trade ship Ben Cruachan sails the open sea near the Indian Port of Calcutta in this oil on canvas by leading Chinese Trade painter Lai Fong. The vessel, either voyaging...
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19th Century Other Art Style Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

19th Century Portrait of a Cabin Boy with Ship in the Distance
Located in Wiscasset, ME
19th century portrait of a cabin boy with ship in the distance. Great folky appeal.
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Antique 1870s American Folk Art Paintings

Ships off Gay Head
By Charles Henry Gifford
Located in Bedford, NY
Oil on canvas Framed size: 25 1/2 x 34 1/2 in. Gay Head is on Martha's Vineyard
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19th Century Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

19th Century Victorian Period Watercolour of a Ship - Signed JW Holmes
Located in London, GB
A large late 19th century watercolour depicting a sailing ship 'The Gowanbank' at sea. Signed JW Holmes. The gilt paper mount inscribed: Ship "Gowanbank" 3500 Tons J Ferguson C...
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19th Century Victorian Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor

W.S. Lacey ‘British, 19th-20th Century’ Oil on Canvas "Tall Ship at Sail"
Located in Los Angeles, CA
W.S. Lacey (British, 19th-20th century) oil on canvas "Tall Ship at Sail" sailing by a lighthouse and next to two steam boats, within an ebonized frame. Signed and Dated: W.S. Lacey,...
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Mid-20th Century English Other Paintings

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Canvas, Wood

Outward Bound, The Clipper Ship Lightening, Seascape Oil Painting by Henry Scott
By Henry Scott
Located in Poole, GB
Henry Scott F.R.S.A. 1911-2005, was a painter of atmospheric maritime scenes similar to Montague Dawson. He was awarded an Honorary Life Membership to the Association Of Internationa...
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19th Century Old Masters Landscape Paintings

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Oil, Board

Southern Landscape, Ships, Old Master Drawing, 19th Century, by Von Stengel
Located in Greven, DE
Southern Landscape with View of a Castle and Ships passing by Pen and brush in brown and black over pencil, brown and grey wash, 17,5 x 22,7cm Plain black moulding with golden pearl ...
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19th Century Romantic Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Gouache

Ships in the Calm Harbor
Located in Wiscasett, ME
Oil on canvas, signed lower right. Period label on reverse stretcher with wax collection seal. Measuring 41" x 61" including frame. Auguste Henri Musin was born on April 4, 1852 i...
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Late 19th Century Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Oil

The Torrens Conrad's Last Ship
By Charles Robert Patterson
Located in Red Bank, NJ
Oil on canvas depicts a three masted Clipper ship under full sail on the open sea. About the Ship: Torrens main claim to fame was that she was the last ship on which the writer, J...
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19th Century American Realist Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Sailing Ship on the Horizon
By Henry Pember Smith
Located in New York, NY
Signed and dated lower left: HENRY P. SMITH 1880
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19th Century Other Art Style Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Brigantine Ship At Sunset, dated 1919
Located in Blackwater, GB
Brigantine Ship At Sunset, dated 1919 by Alfred Theodor Olsen (1854-1932) Large 1919 Sunset matinee scene of a Brigantine off the coast in calm waters, oil on canvas by Alfred Theo...
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19th Century Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Ship and Arcade - Mixed Media on Paper by A. Koopman - Late 19th Century
By Augustus Koopman 2
Located in Roma, IT
Image dimensions: 22.3 x 31.4 cm. Ship and Arcade is a charcoal and chalk drawing on brown paper, realized by Augustus Koopman in the late 19th Century. The artwork represents a ...
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Late 19th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Chalk, Charcoal

Antique French Oil Classical Trading Port Ancient Roman Architecture & Ships
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
The Trading Port French School, mid 19th century oil painting on board, framed condition: the painting is in very good and presentable condition. The frame, which is period with the ...
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Mid-19th Century Victorian Landscape Paintings

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Oil

Watercolor of Sailing Ship at Sea English Marine late 19th Century
Located in FR
Late 19th century Watercolor of a Sailing Ship at Sea English Marine Sailng Boat in full sail seascape choppy water Unframed in Oval card mount which measures 25.5cm 10 ins x 30.5cm...
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Early 1900s Naturalistic Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor

A Beautiful and Large Marine - A Ship in Two Positions Off Dover
By William John Huggins
Located in London, GB
William John Huggins (1781-1845) A Ship in Two Positions Off Dover oil on canvas Unsigned 33 x 45 inches, inc. frame William John Huggins, of whose parents nothing is known, repute...
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19th Century Old Masters Figurative Paintings

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Oil

"Ships at Sunset," Franklin Briscoe, Marine Seascape, American Art, Hudson River
By Franklin D. Briscoe
Located in New York, NY
Franklin Dullin Briscoe (1844 - 1903) Ships at Sunset Oil on board 11 1/4 x 18 1/4 inches Signed lower right Provenance: Pedersen Gallery, Lambertville, New Jersey Known for his ma...
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19th Century Hudson River School Landscape Paintings

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Oil, Board

ANGLO-AMERICAN SCHOOL C. 1820'S - PORTRAIT OF MERCHANT ON SHIP WITH GLOBE & MAP
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist/ School: Anglo/ American School, early 19th century. Title: Full length portrait of a seated young gentleman wearing a dark suit, cream waistcoat and white stock, his right ...
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Early 19th Century Realist Portrait Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

English 1850s Oil Painting on Board Depicting Ships at Sea Signed John Swift
Located in Atlanta, GA
A small size English oil painting on board depicting ships at sea by John Swift. This English painting from the mid-19th century features, in very subdued tones, four ships at sea. S...
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Antique Mid-19th Century English Paintings

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Wood, Giltwood, Paint

Painting of Clipper Ship 'Witch of the Wave at Anchor in Boston Harbor' ca 1850
Located in Nantucket, MA
Antique Painting of "The Clipper Ship 'Witch of the Wave At Anchor in Boston Harbor," American School, mid-19th century, unsigned, a delightful un-tutored oil on canvas seascape with...
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Antique Mid-19th Century American Folk Art Paintings

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Canvas

Oil on Canvas, Wilhem Karl Arnesen British Battle Ships
By Vilhelm Karl Ferdinand Arnesen
Located in Buchanan, MI
Oil on canvas, Procesion for Bjornstjerne. Wilhem Karl Arnesen British battle ships. We also have numerous other nautical paintings and models. Feel free to call or email.
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Antique 19th Century English Paintings

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Canvas, Wood

"Ships in the Calm Harbor" by Auguste Henri Musin
By Auguste Henri Musin
Located in Wiscasset, ME
Oil on canvas, signed lower right. Period label on reverse stretcher with wax collection seal. Measuring 41" x 61" including frame. Auguste Henri Musin was born on April 4, 185...
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Antique Late 19th Century Belgian Victorian Paintings

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Paint

Oil on Canvas, Ships at Sunset Signed Lower Left "Romain Steppe"
Located in Houston, TX
Colorful and beautiful sunset with sailboats. Oil on canvas signed Romain Steppe at the lower left of the painting (Belgian 1859-1927) Well done and in beautiful condition.
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Antique Late 19th Century Belgian Paintings

French Ships at Dock, Signed Illegibly "LR 'Barlhey" in a Giltwood Frame
Located in Buchanan, MI
French ships at dock, signed illegibly LR 'Barlhey, giltwood frame. We also have numerous other ship paintings and models. Feel free to call or email with questions.
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Antique 19th Century British Paintings

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Canvas, Giltwood

Antique Set of Nine Framed Pen and Ink Navel Sailing Ships
Located in Palm Beach, FL
Set of nine antique drawings of American and English Navel Sailing ships executed in a pen and ink technique highlighted with watercolor, matted and presented in mahogany frames behi...
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Antique 19th Century English British Colonial Paintings

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Paint

Charles Hudson Cox (1829-1901) - 1876 Watercolour, Ships
Located in Corsham, GB
A fine and detailed watercolour painting with gouache details by the artist Charles Hudson Cox (1829-1901). The scene depicts a coastal view with several ships and a city in the back...
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19th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor

A Meiji Period Japanese Namban Screen with Portuguese Caravel Ship
Located in New York, NY
A two panel Japanese Namban screen from the Meiji Period depicting a Portuguese Caravel ship. Good condition with age appropriate wear.
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Antique 19th Century Japanese Paintings and Screens

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Paper, Wood

Original Watercolor of the British Ship "Kate" Out at Sea c.1890s to 1910
Located in San Francisco, CA
Original Watercolor of the British Ship "Kate" Out at Sea c.1890s to 1910 Beautiful original watercolor , ink and gouache on paper of a British Clipper Ship with full sails and flyi...
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Late 19th Century Impressionist Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor

Portrait of a Slave Ship: 'Le Negrito à l’ancre. Dans le port de la havanne'
Located in Amsterdam, NL
FRANÇOIS MATHURIN ADALBERT, BARON DE COURCY (1805-1839) 'Le Negrito à l’ancre. Dans le port de la havanne' Indistinctly signed lower left Titled on the mount Pencil and watercolo...
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Mid-19th Century Old Masters Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Gouache, Pencil, Paper, Watercolor

19th Century Painting, "Cargo Sailing Ship En Route to the Port of Le Havre"
Located in Werkendam, NL
SPECIAL SPRING SALE! 50% DISCOUNT! This stunning 19th century marine painting, depicts a sailing-ship without national flag and seamen wearing red Phrygian caps! Signed Eugene, se...
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Antique 19th Century French Paintings

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Linen, Canvas

19th Century Seascape with Steam Ship by P F Lund
Located in Pasadena, CA
Oil painting by PF Lund in original gilt frame,1894. The Painting has not been cleaned. Frame measures 47.5” W x 35.75” H Image is 35.5” W x 23.5”
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Antique 1880s Paintings

Nautical Water Color Painting of Steamer Ship
Located in Santa Rosa, CA
Nice looking Chinese export painting of ship in later frame
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Antique 19th Century Paintings

Sailing ships in front of Venice
Located in Stuttgart, DE
Louis Claude Mouchot *25 august 1830 in Paris, died 9 mai 1891 in Saint-Maurice Genre painter, landscapes and orientalist He studied at “Ecole des Beaux Arts, Paris” 1847 he works ...
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19th Century Landscape Paintings

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Oil

Framed Ship Portrait
Located in York, GB
Framed ship portrait reputedly painted in Newlyn, Cornwall. Circa 1880-1920. Painting measurements - Height 34.5cm x Width 55cm. Frame measurements – Height 49cm x Width 69cm x Dept...
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19th Century Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor

  • Framed Ship Portrait
  • Framed Ship Portrait
  • Framed Ship Portrait
  • Framed Ship Portrait
H 19.3 in. W 27.17 in. D 0.99 in.
Oil on Canvas -- "Bound in: Clipper Ship at Sea"
By James Gale Tyler
Located in San Francisco, CA
Oil on canvas -- "Bound in: Clipper Ship at Sea", signed on lower right, by James Gale Tyler (American), 1855-1931.
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Antique 19th Century American Paintings

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Canvas

Clipper Ship ARGUS by Luca Papaluca The Elder Nautical Gouache
By Luca Papaluca The Elder
Located in Palm City, FL
BRITISH CLIPPER SHIP ARGUS Ca 1925 Signed by Artist L. Papaluca, the Elder (1890-1935) Gouache on paper Signed LR Unframed 12 3/4 " L x 18 3/4" H Framed 18 1/4" H x 24 1/4" L ...
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Antique 19th Century Italian Paintings

Ship Painting
By William Pierce Stubbs
Located in Sheffield, MA
This portrait of the three masted coastal schooner, Samuel H. Walker, has a very folky feel with the distant lighthouse and small figures on deck. The sails are full blown and conve...
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Antique 19th Century American Nautical Objects

  • Ship Painting
  • Ship Painting
  • Ship Painting
  • Ship Painting
H 24.25 in. W 38 in.
Watercolor Portrait of a Three-Masted Ship in a Marquetry Frame
Located in New Hope, PA
This ship bears resemblance to the USS Constitution known as “Old Ironsides” active in the War of 1812 and still afloat. The ship is open to the public in Charlestown, Massachusetts....
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Antique Mid-19th Century American Folk Art Paintings

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Paper, Watercolor

Ship Portrait of ‘Trevean’
Located in York, GB
Framed ship portrait reputedly painted in Newlyn, Cornwall. Circa 1880-1920. Painting measurements - Height 38cm x Width 61cm. Frame measurements – Height 54cm x Width 77cm x Depth ...
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19th Century Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor

  • Ship Portrait of ‘Trevean’
  • Ship Portrait of ‘Trevean’
  • Ship Portrait of ‘Trevean’
  • Ship Portrait of ‘Trevean’
H 21.26 in. W 30.32 in. D 1.58 in.
Gouache Painting of the View of Hong Kong with European Ships, circa 1850
Located in London, GB
A gouache painting of the view of Hong Kong with European ships anchored offshore. Measures: 17.2cm x 24.7cm unframed, 42.6cm x 35cm x 2cm framed, circa 1850 With Martyn Gre...
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Antique Late 19th Century Chinese Qing Paintings and Screens

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Gouache

Nautical Ship Painting, circa 1890, England
Located in San Francisco, CA
A nautical painting of two British ships with steam and sail power, England, late 19th century. Apparently unsigned and in an antique frame. Very nice detail with fairly rare transit...
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Antique Late 19th Century English Victorian Paintings

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Canvas, Paint

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19th Century Ship Paintings For Sale on 1stDibs

There is a range of 19th century ship paintings for sale on 1stDibs. Frequently made of fabric, canvas and wood, all 19th century ship paintings available were constructed with great care. There are all kinds of 19th century ship paintings available, from those produced as long ago as the 19th Century to those made as recently as the 20th Century. There are many kinds of 19th century ship paintings to choose from, but at 1stDibs, Folk Art, Victorian and Neoclassical 19th century ship paintings are of considerable interest. 19th century ship paintings have been a part of the life’s work for many furniture makers, but those produced by Auguste Henri Musin, Albert Rieger and Robert Ernest Roe are consistently popular.

How Much are 19th Century Ship Paintings?

Prices for 19th century ship paintings start at $350 and top out at $51,909 with the average selling for $3,350.