Robert Salmon
(English, 1775 - 1845)

Robert Salmon (c. 1775 - c. 1845) was a painter of Scottish descent. He was born in Whitehaven, England (near the Scottish border) in 1775. He is documented in London by by the late 1790s and working in Liverpool by 1806, where he stayed until 1812. He worked in Greenock, from 1812-21. In 1828, he moved to America and was soon well-establihed in the harbor town of Boston. He continued to produce highly popular maritime and ship scenes until just before his death.

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Name:Robert Salmon
Dates:1775 - 1845
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Top owners of works by this artist
Private collection50 artworks
Uknown owner33 artworks
Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza(Spain - Madrid)4 artworks
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco - de Young(United States - San Francisco)1 artworks
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts(United States - Richmond)1 artworks
Glasgow Museums Resource Centre (GMRC)(United Kingdom - Glasgow)1 artworks
Davis Museum and Cultural Center - Wellesley, Massachusetts(United States - Wellesley, Massachusetts)1 artworks
National Maritime Museum - London(United Kingdom - Greenwich)1 artworks
Museum of Arts and Sciences, Daytona Beach(United States - Daytona Beach, Florida)1 artworks

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This person died over 70 years ago (in 1845).

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