The Clipper Way
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Available as a signed limited edition print, original commissioned and owned by Sir Robin Knox-Johnston.
Measuring 51 x 76 cms (20″ x 30″), the original, a fine marine painting commissioned by Sir Robin Knox-Johnston from Gordon Frickers.
Owned by Clipper Ventures.
Designed with and for Sir Robin Knox-Johnston to celebrate the first ‘Clipper Way Round the World Race”, and as a souvenir print for crew to purchase, this was his third ‘Gordon Frickers’ painting,
We see a sturdy modern Clipper Class yacht on course with the ghost of the famous tea clipper “Thermopylae”.
The 60-foot Clipper Class yachts were specially designed for this very long distance race which followed the course of the now legendary racing clippers of the 19 th century, the race was conceived and is run by Sir Robin Knox-Johnston.
The beautiful marine print is a numbered edition co signed by Gordon Frickers & Britain’s most distinguished and famous yachtsman Sir Robin Knox-Johnston.
A distinctive & unique memento of these very special races.
Also available, two remaining large, exquisite drawings pencil and charcoal, of the Clipper Class Yachts.
See also the superb drawings Clipper Class Yachts study 1 being one of a series of 3 studies.
You can discover more about the painting, prints and Sir Robin Knox-Johnston’s Clipper round the world races on page
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