A beautiful pair of seascape paintings of fishing boats attributed to William Mcalpine (British 19th century) titled ‘Beached Fishing Vessels’ and ‘Shipping in Rough Seas’, Circa 1860 in date.
This is a pair of sensitively painted waterscapes of boats on the shore and boats in very rough seas.
Many works by the artist have been sold at auction, including ‘In close quarters in the Channel off Dover’ sold at Christie’s South Kensington ‘MARITIME & NAVAL BATTLES (PICTURES)’ in 2006 for $5,488.
In really superb condition the paintings and frames having been beautifully cleaned, please see photos for confirmation.
Dimensions in cm:
Height 42 x Width 73 x Depth 2 – frame
Height 28 x Width 59 – painting
Dimensions in inches:
Height 16.5 x Width 28.7 x Depth 0.8 – frame
Height 11.0 x Width 23.2 – painting
Our reference: 08564