Hand painted on stretched canvas, this antique 19th century maritime oil painting depicts an early steamship fighting against a storm with the sails unfurled and both smokestacks bellowing smoke from the stream engines. Off the distance, you can see a sailing ship that has to run with the storm.
This original, circa 1870 painting measures 11.75" (30 cm) x 18.25" (47cm).
The fine quality of the waves and details to the ship show that this magnificent artwork was painted by a talented maritime artist. The painting has a vintage golden finish frame measuring