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Edward Moran American  1829 - 1901
Moonlight Sailing, New York...
Oil on Canvas
32.5 x 24.25 inches, sight
Signed lower right
Category: Paintings - American
Era: 19th Century
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Autumn-Winter 2006
Edward Moran (1829-1901), Moonlight Sailing, New York Harbor; Oil on canvas; Unframed Size: 32-1/2 x 24-1/4, The frame is original; Signed: Lower right.

Edward Moran was an English-born marine painter known for his Turneresque seascapes and paintings of American history. He was born in Bolton-le Moor, Lancashire, one of four brothers, all of whom became artists. At 15, Moran immigrated to the United States with his family settling in Maryland. Originally trained as a weaver, Moran turned from that trade to study painting with Paul Weber and marine painter James Hamilton in Philadelphia. By 1857 he and his brother, Thomas, had become established artists....

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