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Frigate off Gibraltar

Vilhelm Melbye (Roskilde 1824 - Kopenhagen 1882), attr.


Frigate off Gibraltar

Lot-No. 132

Proceeds : 1.900,00 €


Oil/canvas, 63 x 92 cm, on the reverse indistinctly inscribed possibly 'Fregatte V. Melbye'. - Danish marine painter, pupil of his elder brother Anton Melbye. He studied also at the Copenhagen academy 1844-47 under C. Dahl. 1848/49 he continued his studies at the Düsseldorf academy a. also worked in the studio of Th. Gudin in Paris. M. lived in London for many years; in 1880 he became professor in Copenhagen.

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Vilhelm Melbye: Frigate off Gibraltar


Vilhelm Melbye (Roskilde 1824 - Kopenhagen 1882), attr.

Frigate off Gibraltar

Lot-No. 132

Proceeds : 1.900,00 €

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Oil/canvas, 63 x 92 cm, on the reverse indistinctly inscribed possibly 'Fregatte V. Melbye'. - Danish marine painter, pupil of his elder brother Anton Melbye. He studied also at the Copenhagen academy 1844-47 under C. Dahl. 1848/49 he continued his studies at the Düsseldorf academy a. also worked in the studio of Th. Gudin in Paris. M. lived in London for many years; in 1880 he became professor in Copenhagen.

Frigate off Gibraltar