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Art Wanted: Sell your 19th Century Ship Portrait

We are looking for works by:

Nefors, Petrus (Belgian, 1790-1876) - Reverse on Glass Paintings
Lived and worked in Ostend, Belgium
Ship Portraits, Sea Battles and Harbour Scenes
Prices starting at or 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 work by this artist (free of charge for persons considering to sell their painting).
Nefors, a sea captain by profession, worked in the rare Reverse on Glass technique. The execution of his pictures is a little naive, but charming. He usually signed with his Initials P.N. 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 Nefors 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 Petrus Nefors:

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

*Flying Fish* Ostend Bearing SSW Dist. 6 Miles c. 1850 The English Cutter under full sail off Ostend 35 x 46 cm signed and inscribed


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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