1830 it was more common than not for artists NOT to sign there works , you where mean't to know who the artist was by the style /hand , but this has been lost over time. So don't be put off if its an early work you are viewing with no signature. (80 cm x 70 cm). Description: Nasmyth was one of the eleven children of Barbara and Alexander Nasmyth of Edinburgh. Six of his sisters were notable artists whilst his younger brother, James, was a prominent engineer who invented the steam hammer.
Nasmyth was born in Edinburgh and was named after his father's patron, Patrick Miller. He developed an affinity for art at an early age. He and his siblings were all given art lessons. His father was keen to see that they were independent.  As a teenager Nasmyth lost the use of his right hand following an accident, forcing him to learn how to paint with his left.
He also lost most of his hearing through illness. Much of Nasmyth's work, a great deal of which is undated, depicts his native Scotland, which he continued to paint even after moving to London in 1810. Like his father, he was heavily influenced by the Dutch masters of the 17th century, particularly Meindert Hobbema and Jacob van Ruysdael (a large number of works by both men were displayed in London galleries during Nasmyth's lifetime).Nasmyth died of pneumonia-like symptoms, which he contracted shortly after painting a scene just outside London. The beautiful gold gilt frame is original to. We are Based In England.
ALL ITEMS WILL BE SENT TRACKED AND SIGNED FOR. SMALL/MEDIUM SIZE PAINTINGS WILL BE PACKED IN BUBBLE WRAP AND DOUBLE SKIN CARD BOARD / LARGE WILL BE CRATED IN WOOD BUBBLE-WRAP AND CARDBOARD. EACH PAINTING HAS TO HAVE A SEPARATE BOX MADE , BECAUSE EVERY PAINTING HAS DIFFERENT MEASUREMENTS. ALL PHOTOS ARE TAKEN WITH A HASSELBLAD DSLR BLACK IN DAYLIGHT. CERTIFICATE OF AUTHENTICITY BY OUR EXPERT IS AVAILABLE.Show off your items with Auctiva's Listing Templates. The item "FINE ORIGINAL ANTIQUE 18thCENTURY BRITISH OLD MASTER OIL PAINTING ROMANTIC SCENE" is in sale since Sunday, April 14, 2019. This item is in the category "Art\Paintings". The seller is "designer-fits" and is located in london. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Australia.