A Frigate and other English Shipping near the Coast

Oil on canvas
Signed: "F.SWAINE"
33 1/4 x 46 1/16 inches, 84.5 x 117 cm

The Frigate appears to have the Union Jack aloft the main mast which would normally have been indicated the presence of the Admiral of the Fleet on board.


With Rupert Preston, London, in 1966;
Private Collection, France


"Seascape Paintings by Willem van de Velde the Elder and Younger and their English Followers", Rupert Preston, London, 1966, no 20.