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Art Wanted: Sell your 19th Century Ship Portrait

We are looking for works by:

Guerin, Prof. Baron Pierre Narzisse de (French, 1774-1833) - Watercolors
Worked and lived in Paris, France and Rome, Italy.
Ship Portraits of Sailing Vessels and other non-maritime motifs.
Offers for his works are starting at Euro 1.400 (Continental Europe). 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).
The ship is usually depicted under full sail in a central profile view, covering most of the composition. In a separate lining along the bottom it is inscribed with ship´s and captain´s name. Information about the artist can also be found in our book "Ship Portrait Artists".
The FineArtEmporium is interested in the direct purchase of fine works by this artist 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 Pierre Guerin (for illustration only) :

Guerin, Pierre Narzisse de
Known works in Private Collections and in the Art Trade - Fine Art Emporium World Register of Ship Portraits
Image of Guerin Painting

Ship Portrait of the French full-rigged Ship "Le Sully, Capt. M. Michel" 1807, signed and dated, Watercolor, ca. 40 x 60 cm, the paper is toned by sunlight, the possession of a Private Collector in Hamburg, Northern Germany

Note: The main profession of this artist was not to produce ship portraits. Although this picture is technically right and detailed, the composition is overall somewhat stiff. Click on the picture to enlarge the image. Photo Copyright is with the Fine Art Emporium.


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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