ISAAC WALTER JENNER
1836 – 1902
Shipping off Newhaven Harbour, Sussex
Oil on relined canvas
Frame size: 14¾ x 22¼ inches / 37.5 x 56.5 cm
Stock Number: 091746/714
This painting was shown in a recent series of the Great Britain Railway Journeys.
Isaac Walter Jenner was a marine painter. Born in Godalming, Surrey, or Seaford, Sussex. He served in the Royal Navy and lived in Brighton from 1865. He exhibited one work ‘Sunset on the Beach, Brighton’, at the RA in 1874. In 1883 he emigrated to Brisbane, Australia, where he was instrumental in the founding of the Queensland Art Society and the Queensland National Gallery.