(German, 1803-1870) - Ship Portrait of the German Brigg *Ottomar
- Capt. C. Lofgren* under sail off Cuxhaven 1839 - the vessel
is shown at good weather conditions near the entrance to the North
Sea - Oil on canvas, 42 by 54 cm (16 1/2 by 21 1/4 inch), with frame
55 x 66 cm (21 1/2 by 26 inch) - signed, dated and inscribed with
title, numberflag "52." at first mast - relined, cleaned,
retouch, paint is thin in places, generally in good condition considering
the age, new 24 Carat gilt frame - Private Collection New York City,
Note: The ship is shown off Cuvhaven
with the lighthouse, other shipping in the background. Romantic
handling of the sky and detailled and fine execution of the brigg.
An early painting of medium size by well known Lorenz Petersen,
who is represented in numerous museums around the world. Click here
or on the image to see larger illustrations. Photo Copyright is
with the FineArtEmporium.