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Art Wanted: Sell your 19th Century Ship Portrait

We are looking for works by:

Drew, Clement (American, 1806-1889) - Oilpaintings on canvas
Lived and worked in Boston and Cape Ann (near Gloucester), USA.
Ship Portraits of sailing vessels and seascapes
Prices starting at US $ 1.500 (USA). Prices depend on subject, size, date, quality and condition. Please send us an e-mail to receive an exact offer for your work by this artist (free of charge for persons considering to sell their painting).
A renowned ship portrait artist who usually depicted the larger American vessels. He tended to create dramatic and stormy scenes with a dark palette. He often signed only on the reverse. Information about the artist and his oeuvre can also be found in our book "Ship Portrait Artists".
The FineArtEmporium is interested in the direct purchase of fine ship portraits (no marine art) by Clement Drew and can pay a good price. Please refer to our page "Contact" and send an e-mail to with the information requested there. You will receive an answer usually within 48-72 hours (up to a week in rare cases).

Example of pictures by Clement Drew:

Drew, Clement
Known works in Private Collections and in the Art Trade - Fine Art Emporium World Register of Ship Portraits

*Cape Cod* c. 1870 – The American full–rigged Ship at sea – 65 x 90 cm – signed and illegible date – good condition (relined) - American Collection

*Vernon* on Lynn Beach, Morning Feb. 3rd, 1859 – Portrait of the American Barque – 56 x 76 cm - American Collection


Please note, that we have no photos or additional information about the above ship(s) or painting(s). The paintings are only shown as examples of works by the artist and are NOT for sale. If you are interested to check paintings available for purchase please refer to our For Sale Category. Thank you

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