John Peter Russell was a very interesting artist. He was an Australian Impressionist who worked alongside the French Impressionist artists. Russell’s seascape painting Rough Sea Morestil c1900 with its vibrant colors and broad brushstrokes is just one of our seascape paintings for sale.
Jan Toorop’s seascape canvas The Sea at Katwijk is a seascape oil painting which can be purchased as an oil painting reproduction from our online catalogue. Why not take a look at a finished painting of Jan Toorop’s impasto painting of the Sea at Katwijk along with many other samples of our beautiful artwork.
The great empires in history have been based on colonial wars and trade. In most European countries there is a long maritime tradition of exploration, colonization, and the carriage of goods over the oceans. Many seascapes oil paintings are steeped in history. The 15th century saw artists creating seascapes paintings depicting battles and merchant ships returning to the great European city ports. Seascapes artists have been creating scenes of the sea for many centuries and examples can be seen on Egyptian and Roman murals and pottery.