Thomas (Tom) Robertson (c1819-?75) Australia

Biographical Information

Born in England in about 1819, Thomas Robertson was a sailor and marine painter. By the 1850s he had settled in Melbourne, where he exhibited his work. He sailed regularly between Melbourne and Launceston, and later lived in New Zealand. Robertson's work is represented at the Mitchell Library in Sydney and several New Zealand collections. He is believed to have died in Japan in about 1875. Edit or add to this biography

Market Information

A Dismasted Sailing Ship Under Tow at The
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A Dismasted Sailing Ship Under Tow at The
Oil on canvas laid down onto board, 57.2 x 83.5 cm
Important Works of Art, Mossgreen-Webb's (formerly Webb's), Auckland.
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