F Porpuz A pair of ship portraits; SS Hemisphere in calm seas off Naples and in rough water. 16x26.5in(41x67cm)
Lot 117
F Porpuz SS Hemisphere in calm seas and in rough waters off Naples each 16x26.5in (41x67cm)
£800 - 1,200
US$ 1,300 - 2,000
Auction Details
Art & Antiques Oxford
15 May 2013 10:00 BST

Auction 20691
Lot Details
F Porpuz
SS Hemisphere in calm seas and in rough waters off Naples
a pair, both signed 'F. Porpuz' (lower left)
gouache
each 16x26.5in (41x67cm)
(2)

Footnotes

  • SS Hemisphere was a collier, built in 1897 and owned by the Hemisphere Steamship Company (W Thomas, Sons & Co.) of Liverpool. In January 1915 she was captured by the German commerce raider Kronprinz Wilhelm and scuttled after transferring her cargo of coal.
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