Fine Vintage Reproduction Maritime Oil Painting British Clipper Ships Gilt Frame



2020-02-15 20:07:24

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  • 1 Fine Victorian Style Vintage Reproduction Maritime Oil Painting British Clipper Ships High Seas After James Edward Buttersworth. 
  • In the style of after similar to James Edward Buttersworth.
  • Subject maritime.  
  • A superb depiction 
  • Oil on board.  
  • Vintage reproduction copy.
  • James Edward Buttersworth (1817–1894) was an English painter who specialized in maritime art. 
  • He is considered among the foremost ship portraitists of the nineteenth century. 
  • His paintings are particularly known for their meticulous detail, dramatic settings, and grace in movement.  
  • Buttersworth was born in London, England in 1817 to a family of maritime artists.  
  • He studied painting with his father Thomas Buttersworth Jr who was also noted for the genre. 
  • James Edward Buttersworth was born in Britain and trained in the art of marine painting. 
  • His teacher was none other than his own father, Thomas Buttersworth, a well-known marine painter in his own right.  
  • By the time he was 30, James had relocated to the America’s and set up a studio in New York. 
  • Buttersworth dedicated the entirety of his 60 year career span to painting marine subjects, specifically, ships at sea. 
  • Clipper ships were his specialty, but he also painted racing ships and was able to witness and paint the birth of steam ships. 
  • More than 600 of his works have been cataloged, each one bearing his unique style and attention to detail.
  • Having a fine masters touch with exceptional controlled brush work.   
  • Which really captures the scene.   
  • Very pleasing to the eye a true master finest artist.  
  • Circa mid 20th century.   
  • Set in rather attractive small gilt frame.  
  • We provide friendly professional customer service.  
  • Bought from a private seller.   
  • New hanging thread attached on the back ready for immediate home display.  
  • Condition report.    
  • Offered in fine used condition.  
  • Having various noticeable wear and minor chips to the frame, foxing craquelure to the surface in places commensurate with usage & age.   
  • It could do with a clean.  
  • International worldwide shipping is available via the ebay global shipping programme centre.    
  • Viewings are welcome by appointment only for customer support please send a message thankyou. 
  • Cash upon collection is welcome.    
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**Dimensions in centimetres of the frame approximate **
24cm High 
29cm wide                                 
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