The Pier & The Lighthouse, Scarborough
James Wilson Carmichael (1800-1868)
Oil on canvas
Signed, on canvas
Image Dimensions : 15¼" x 26¼" (38.7cm x 66.7cm)
Price : £12,500
James Wilson Carmichael Biography
Newcastle marine painter. Friend & pupil of T. M. Richardson Snr. He travelled in Holland, Italy & the Baltic . Recorded the Crimean War for the Illustrated London News. Lived in London for a time, but retired due to ill health to Scarborough, where he died. Exhibited mainly at the Northern Academy of Arts in Blacket Street, Newcastle , which was next door to his studio, but also exhibited at the RA, BI & SS. Examples of his work can be seen at Greenwich, Newcastle, Gateshead & Sunderland AGs.