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We are looking for works by:

Walter, Joseph (Walter of Bristol) (British,1783-1856) - Oilpaintings on canvas
Lived and worked in Bristol, Great Britain.
Ship Portraits, exclusively British Sailing Vessels and Steamers; Seascapes and Marine Art
Works starting at BP 2,000 (Great Britain) or Euro 2.800 (Continent). Prices depend on subject, size, date, quality and condition. Please send an e-mail to receive an exact offer for your work by this artist (free of charge for persons considering to sell their painting).
Walter was the leading ship portrait painter in Bristol during the 19th century. The portrayed ships are accurately depicted, the sea is well observed and the overall effect - including the handling of the light - is rather pleasant. 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 Joseph Walters 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 Joseph Walter:

Walter, Joseph (Walter of Bristol) 
Known works in Private Collections and in the Art Trade - Fine Art Emporium World Register of Ship Portraits

*City of Waterford* The early English Paddle Steamer on the River Avon passing Pill with the town beyond and figures in the foreground 51 x 76 cm - signed - Private Collection Great Britain

*Margaret* Portrait of the English Armed Merchantman in two positions 54 x 76 cm signed - Private Collection Great Britain


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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