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Fishing Boats in Rough Weather

Fishing Boats in Rough Weather, William Adolphus Knell

William Adolphus Knell (ex.1848-79)

Watercolour

Signed Verso

Image Dimensions : 5½" x 9¼" (14cm x 23.5cm)

Price : Sold

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William Adolphus Knell Biography

London marine painter, probably father of W. C. Knell. Most of his subjects are views on the English coast, he also painted the French, Belgian & Duth coasts. In 1847 his “Destruction of Toulon” won 2nd prize in Westminster Hall Competition. He also painted “The Landing of the Prince Regent at Dover “ & “The Review of the Fleet at Spithead” for Queen Victoria. Examples in NG Edinburgh, Derby & York Art Galleries.

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