R. DEBEVOISE’S HOUSE, FULTON STREET, BROOKLYN By James Fulton Pringle

by James Fulton Pringle (1788-1847)
Signed and Dated Lower Left
Oil on Canvas   1834

Sight: 27 by 40 inches
Overall: 35 1/2 by 48 inches

The Reverse Inscribed: “Perspective View of R. Debevoise's Estate North Side Fulton Street, Brooklyn. Taken in the summer of 1834. Painted by J. Pringle in Linseed Oil on canvas prepared with English White Lead.”

James Fulton Pringle was a marine, portrait and landscape painter born in Sydenham, England but worked primarily in Brooklyn. He studied under his father James Pringle and painted marine scenes for the British Admiralty before coming to the U.S. where he gained a strong reputation for highly detailed ship portraits, shipbuilding scenes, and scenes of marine disasters.

Item Number: 7003