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Art Wanted: Sell your 19th Century Ship Portrait

We are looking for works by:

Römer, Garb (Belgian, c.1840-1905) - Oilpaintings on canvas
Lived and worked in Antwerp, Belgium.
Ship Portraits, exclusively German Sailing Vessels
Works starting at Euro 600 (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).
Biographical data on this port painter were not obtainable, but as he prefered to paint German vessels it can be assumed that he had some German roots. 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 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).

Examples of pictures by Garb Romer:

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

* Christian Horn* c. 1900 – The German Steamer of Hamburg at sea with other shipping beyond – 49 x 80 cm – not signed, but can be attributed to Römer

*Cordoba* – The German Steamer off Brazil – 58 x 98 cm – signed – please examine condition very carefully – Private Collection Berlin, Germany

* Erato* c. 1895 – The full–rigged Ship of Hamburg under sail at sea – 58 x 98 cm – signed with monogram - Private Collection Germany

* Planet* 1897 – The German Barque of Hamburg under full sail at sea with other shipping beyond – 56 x 100 cm – signed, inscribed "Anvers" and dated


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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