A highly decorative Early 19th century English Provincial School oil on canvas of a Sailing Ship off the coast of Whitby, North Yorkshire. In the distance the harbour walls with lighthouse, the town and abbey ruins beyond. The painting is in good condition having been recently cleaned and relined. It is contained within an elaborate gesso frame c.1880 with some traces of original gilding.
Dimensions:- 37.5" x 29" including frame.