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Art Wanted: Sell your 19th Century Ship Portrait

We are looking for works by:

Hansen, Broder Heinrich (German, c.1811-1851) - Watercolors
Worked and lived in Flensburg and from 1836 in Altona (near Hamburg), Germany.
Ship Portraits of Sailing Vessels.
Prices starting at Euro 1.000 (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 ships are very accurately drawn and like the other Hansens he used an unusual white lining at the bottom in which he inscribed the ship´s and captain´s name. 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 B. H. Hansen 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).

Examples of pictures by the artist:

Hansen, Broder Heinrich
Known works in Private Collections and in the Art Trade - Fine Art Emporium World Register of Ship Portraits
Image of Hansen Painting

Ship Portrait of the English Brig "Cato of Whitby, K. Harrison Master 1838" - the vessel is shown in two positions off Heligoland, signed, inscribed with title and dated - Watercolor - 41 x 63 cm - good condition - the possession of a Private Collector in Northern Germany

Note: A typical composition by the artist with a technically very well done portrait of the vessel in the Northern Sea. Click on the image to see a larger illustration. Photo Copyright is with the Fine Art Emporium.

*Eliza Janet* 1845 The British Brig under full sail off Heligoland Watercolor on paper - 43 x 60 cm signed, inscribed with title and address of the artist in Altona and dated in good condition Private Collection in Europe

*Neptunus* von Flensburg, Schiffer P. G. Rieber 1837 The German (merchant) Yacht in two positions off the Norwegian coast (name of different fjords are mentioned) 40 x 61 cm not signed, but well attributed; inscribed and dated in good condition Private Collection Northern Germany


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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