London, South Kensington
15 November 1996
John Wilson Carmichael (1800-1868)
A frigate and other shipping in a heavy swell, possibly off Harwich
signed and dated 'J.W. Carmichael/1839'
oil on panel
12½ x 18¼in. (31.7 x 46.2cm.)
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Christies's are most grateful to Diana Villar, the author of John Wilson Carmichael 1799-1868, for her assistance in catologuing this lot.
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