Slavery

Racehorse
Yet again the topic of slavery crossed my path today so permit me to share my response with you please.
Let us put the record straight and be proud of the British record on slavery.
The British have an awesome record regarding slavery.
Author Peter Goodwin, G Frickers, HM Sloop Racehorse.
The video gives some worthwhile balance to the topic.
“American Reacts to “The British Crusade Against Slavery” : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tsoCYnLnFVc
You did not know about the British and slavery?
You are in good company.

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Arctic Convoy to Murmansk, “PQ 13, Frozen Fury”

News about my historic painting “PQ 13, Frozen Fury” as used on the front cover of the book of the same name :
40 x 50 cm (16″ x 20″), £ 1.000, offers to me please, commissioned by an eyewitness and survivor of PQ 13, Mr. H. Mills.
I’m advised by a descendant, this very unique painting is be offered for sale and have been asked to act as the owner’s agent 😶.
He is asking £ 1.000, offers to me please, thank you :
PQ 13 Frozen Fury with original frame

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Leadership?

What is Leadership?
There are to many books and videos on this subject, many misleading.
Nelson’s Column
Most of those about Nelson fail despite frequent references to his leadership, to explain why Nelson was a great leader and how his character was moulded.
This painting, one of my ‘Nelson and Trafalgar’ series has never been pubilcly exhibited, a great opportunity for someone.

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How’s Your Intelligence?

Intelligence ?

Espionage, misinformation, fake news, tragedy, bungling by the British government, are all part of the story behind this little know dramatic frigates sea fight.

Frigates, Treasure Ships

“Frigates, Treasure Ships” 30 x 45 cm (12″ x 18″), £6,000.

A classic painting, a timeless subject, any reputable gallery should be delighted to offer you this painting for this price… a sound investment which you can buy direct from me, the artist.

As if that is not enough, this action this dramatic frigate action also caused Spain to enter the Napoleonic Wars as allied to France.

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Titanic’s palette

One of my palettes 61 x 91 cm (24″ x 36″),  as used while painting ‘The Titanic Twins”,
An amusement for you, something to ponder, ‘artist to artist’ 😀
Titanic, ‘Plymouth Harbour’, a palette
If you buy this extraordinary palette I’ll sign and verify this for you.
£ / , / U. S. $, 500.

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#Titanic‘s voyage was soon over, my two paintings sail on to become an addition to the brief life and long story, Titanic’s story.
Your Titanic “Plymouth Harbour” a palette offered for the first and only time, an investment opportunity of a life time.
Meticulously reproduced, this is the largest most prominent painting lost with the ‘Titanic’, a masterpiece commissioned by White Star Line.

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Mayflower Plymouth 31.08.2020

Mayflower Plymouth
This painting of Mayflower Plymouth, England has been chosen as a subject for new video being made in the U S A by Frank Muller.
The video to be a blend showing some of how this painting evolved.
Mayflower Plymouth
Mayflower Plymouth, near completed, 31.08.20

Painting available, 60 x 90 cm (23 5/8″ x 35 3/8″), £/€ or U S $, 5,000.

As I write this painting is now 98 % complete so another picture will follow on this one very soon.

 

THE Mayflower Plymouth, England, a new painting of one of the most famous and influential ships in all human history.
The location is Plymouth, England, carefully researched to show old Plymouth, as it was in September 1620.

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Job Satisfaction

Agapenor
“Gordon, My Father received his painting of Agapenor today and is absolutely delighted. Many thanks for sending it over. Kind Regards”
Agapenor
Agapenor at Bombay

 

“My father was a retired Chief Engineer with the Blue Funnel line and the ‘Agapenor’ was his first ship so it is lovely to see.
Agapenor a bridge detail

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Painting Présentation

Marine-Painting, cadre et présentation, being France, first a French lunch meaning from 12,00 to 17,00 !

The lunch being served by our hosts Philippe and Sylvie Bossis at their beautiful mansion.

Lunch starting in classical style with ‘nibbles’, little delicacies each with it’s own distinctive flavour.

 

Each and every delicious morcele  and this including the ‘Pain Surprise’ which is a bread with each layer made of sandwiches with a different filling.

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