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We are looking for works by:

Forrest, Haughton James (Anglo-Australian 1826-1925) - Oilpaintings on canvas
Worked and lived in Hobart Town, Tasmania, Australia (since 1876)
Ship Portraits of Yachts, Yacht Races, Marine Paintings, Coastal Scenes and Seascapes.
Oilpaintings starting at BP 700 (Great Britain). Prices depend on subject, size, date, quality and condition. Please send us an e-mail to receive an exact offer for your painting (free of charge for persons considering to sell their painting).
Forrest mainly depicted ships and scenes of his previous life in England. His yachting scenes are the most accomplished in his Ouevre. 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 works by Haughton Forrest 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 a picture by Haughton Forrest:

Image of Forrest Painting

Yachtrace off a fortified coastal point in Great Britain, executed ca. 1880 in Australia, indistinctly signed, Oil on Artist`s board, ca. 30 x 45 cm, very good condition, original gilt frame, the possession of a Private Collector in Western Germany

Note: A typical composition by Haughton Forrest with technically very well done portraits of the yachts and a rather realistic sea as well as an interesting handling of the sky. Click on the image to see a larger illustration. Photo Copyright is with the Fine Art Emporium.

Forrest, Haugthon James
Known works in Private Collections and in the Art Trade - Fine Art Emporium World Register of Ship Portraits

*America* The famous Schooner of the New York Yacht Club which won at Cowes in 1851 40 x 58 cm signed - Private Collection

*Edith* Portrait of the Royal Northern Yacht Club Yawl in calm and choppy sea (a pair) 40 x 56/58 cm signed - Private Collection

*Ethel* Portrait of the Royal Northern Yacht Club Schooner 40 x 57 cm signed - Private Collection

*Hisby Queen* Portrait of the Royal Northern Yacht Club Schooner 44 x 63 cm signed - Private 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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