19 - 20 March 2001,
Price realised AUD 29,375
AUD 25,000 - AUD 30,000
JOHN WILSON CARMICHAEL (British, 1799-1868)
Return of The Seamen
signed and dated 'J.W. Carmichael 1825' (lower right)
oil on canvas
72 x 90 cm
Known mainly as a marine artist, Carmichael was born in Newcastle-on-Tyne and received his artistic instruction locally. He travelled to Italy and exhibited at the Society of British Artists, The Royal Academy and at the British Institution.
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