Painting now attributed to Monamy


Henry Symons Sale, New York, February 1st 1923

Carved and gilt overmantel mirror: three-panel mirror at base in deep-carved frame, with flaring scroll carved sides. Upper panel inset painted canvas by Peter Monamy. 48 x 54. English Man-o-War hove to, having drawn up to a provision ship. Unsigned.

Described as view of Sheerness. Signed P.Monamy

Victoria & Albert Museum. Attributed; unsigned. If Monamy, then very early.

See here for Francis Swaine.

Date ? Influence ?

See also here for speculation about this incident.
26 x 55. Signed. Richard Green, 2000. Identified as a British man-o-war saluting a Russian,
possibly in the Sound.

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