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Art Wanted: Sell your 19th Century Ship Portrait

We are looking for works by:

McMinn, William Kimmins (British, 1820-1898) - Oilpaintings on canvas, a few Watercolors
Lived and worked in Liverpool, Great Britain
Ship Portraits, mainly of sailing vessels.
Prices starting at BP 800 (Great Britain). 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).
McMinn belonged to the circle of Liverpool School artists. Often the vessel is shown with the Liverpool waterfront or other shipping beyond. 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 William Mc Minn 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 Mc Minn:

McMinn, William Kimmins 
Known works in Private Collections and in the Art Trade - Fine Art Emporium World Register of Ship Portraits

*James Longton* 1863 – The English Barque in a profile view with shortened sails off Liverpool – 50 x 74 cm – signed, inscribed and dated

*Margaret Longton* – The English Barque in a profile view at anchor off Liverpool – 50 x 74 cm – inscribed - Private Collection in Great Britain

*Pickwick* – The English full–rigged Ship in two positions off the Liverpool waterfront (buildings are detailed shown and can be identified) – 62 x 94 cm

*Shepherdess* 1856 – The English full–rigged Ship of Liverpool passing Perch Rock Fort and Lighthouse at the Entrance to the Mersey – 61 x 91 cm – signed "W.K. McMinn" and dated - Private Collection

*The Duke* – 1845 – The English full–rigged in two positions off St. Helena – 40 x 63 cm – signed and dated

*Unidentified* – An English full–rigged Ship (signal flags are set) under sail in a light swell – 50 x 74 cm – appeared together with the J. Longton painting

*Unidentified* – The full–rigged Ship coming into harbor – 61 x 91 cm – signed - Private Collection in the United States


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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