Thomas Luny

1759-1837 England/Marine Artist

 

Brief Biography-Thomas Luny was born in Cornwall in 1759. He was a disciple of the marine artist Francis Holman in London. He exhibited at the Royal Academy between 1780 and 1802. Luny became considerably successful doing commissions for the East India Company. He spent his last years in Teignmouth in Devon, where he died in 1837.

 

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Bataille de Dogger

Bataille de Dogger

East Indian Dutton

The East Indian Dutton at Plymouth Sound

HEICS Winterton

HEICS Winterton

Teignmouth Devon

Teignmouth Devon

Blockade of Toulon

Blockade of Toulon

Battle of the Nile

Thomas Battle of the Nile

Passing a Frigate

Cutter Passing Astern of a Frigate

Heaving-To

Heaving-To on a Breezy Day

HMS Maria Anna

HMS Maria Annas