Thomas Luny was a pupil of Francis Homan, and his early work is very close to that of Holman. This painting, of an armed merchantman (or frigate?) entering Dartmouth is typical of his work. He was a very prolific artist and is thought to have painted approximately 3,000 pictures.
Where to see this painting?
Sir Max Aitken Museum
The Prospect, 83 High Street, Cowes, Isle of Wight, England, PO31 7AJ
If you are planning a visit to see this painting, check with the collection first. Paintings can be moved at short notice.