George Housman Thomas (British, 1824-1868) Harbor Nocturne
- Sold for:
- American & European Works of Art - 2340
- Date / Time :
- November 17, 2006 4:00PM
George Housman Thomas (British, 1824-1868)
Signed "G.H. THOMAS." l.r.
Oil on canvas, 26 1/2 x 20 1/4 in. (67.3 x 51.4 cm), framed.
Condition: Strip lined, scattered retouch, craquelure.
N.B. Thomas began his artistic career as a wood engraver, illustrating publications such as the Illustrated London News. His work caught the attention of Queen Victoria and the royal family, who remained his constant patrons.