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james webb 18251895 'stricken vessel off harbour with watching fisherfolk' c1870
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James Webb 1825-1895 'Stricken Vessel off Harbour with watching Fisherfolk' c1870

Status: This item has been sold
Sold by: Barton House Antiques

Description

A superb oil on panel by the well known marine and landscape painter James Webb 1825-1895.
painting 152x24" , 38cmx61cm
antique giltwood frame 21"x30" , 53cmx 76cm
A very atmospheric sea piece depicting a stricken vessel with missing rigging being tossed by stormy waves. The sky is dramatic with the lowering sun, desparate onlooking fisherfolk watch from the harbour mouth with hope she'll be blown inland for rescue.
Good condition, signed lower left.
Recent sales at auction for James Webb oils up to $34,500 USD
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James Webb was marine and landscape painter. He exhibited at the Royal Academy between 1853 and 1888 , as well as the British Institution, Suffolk st. the new Watercolur society and Grosvenor Gallery.
Webb painted coastal scenes in England and Wales, Holland and France and views of the Rhine in a robust, naturalistic style with a great attention to atmoshere of light rendered through sky and weather as with  ...show more description

Declaration

This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 1870.

This item is SOLD and is no longer available to purchase. The seller of the item was Barton House Antiques.

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Somerset
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