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Art Wanted: Sell your 19th Century Ship Portrait

We are looking for works by:

Salmon, Robert W. (Anglo-American 1775-1844) - Oilpaintings on canvas
Lived and worked in Liverpool (GB), Boston (USA), New York (USA) and other places.
Ship Portraits of Sailing Vessels, Seascapes, Harbor Views, Coastal Views, Ship Building
Offers are starting at $ 5,000 (USA) or BP 3,000 (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).
One of the leading marine painters, his style and execution is unique, a superb marine artist in all respects. Beware of fakes or wrongly attributed works, a check with an expert is essential. 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 Robert Salmon 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 Robert Salmon:

Salmon, Robert W. 
Known works in Private Collections and in the Art Trade - Fine Art Emporium World Register of Ship Portraits

*Isabel* 1817 – The British Vessel in two positions off Greenock – 38 x 63 cm – signed with monogram and dated - Private Collection Northern America

*No. 723 Revenue Schooner* 1831 – Portrait of the American Schooner in Boston Harbour – Oil on panel, 41 x 61 cm – signed and dated – Private Collection in the United States of America

*(18–gun–sloop of war)* – 1815 – English Sloop – 59 x 92 cm – signed with monogram "R.S."

*(18–gun–snow in two positions on the Mercey)* 1811 – English Snow – 53 x 84 cm – signed with monogram "R.S." - British Collection

*Unidentified Royal Navy Brig* 1813 – The English Brig off Liverpool – 86 x 56 cm – signed with monogram and dated - American Collection

*Unidentified* 1809 – The British three–masted Warship shown in different positions in Liverpool Harbour – 71 x 126 cm – signed with monogram "R.S." and dated – magnificent painting – most likely in an American Collection, was offered by the Childs Gallery, Boston July 1974

*Unidentified* 1808 – Sloop on the Mersey – 61 x 85 cm – signed and dated - Private Collection United States of America


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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