29” x 46”, oil on relined canvas, signed and dated 1827 lower right corner. Labels verso from THE PARKER GALLERY, London, title label by the artist dated 1826 plus restoration label dated 1948
John Lynn was a much sought after London painter of shipping and coastal scenes. He exhibited at the British Institution and the Society of British Artists, Suffolk Street. Lynn is a rare artist but according to Brook Hart his works are of ‘an exceptionally high quality’. At international auctions paintings by this important artist have fetched prices in excess of $ 60,000. Additional literature accompanies this exquisite and historic work.