Painting nearing completion. Interesting ? compare with the previous photo of this painting posted 30.09.2021 ? Mayflower, no ship better represents the best of the British and American idealism, courage and sense of adventure. Available soon, 40.5 x 66 cm (16″ x 26″), £1,500, a good investment, a classic therefore timeless oil painting by Gordon … Read more
Mayflower is bearing away to the West … an unfinished painting so watch this space, Mayflower off Plymouth. Available soon, 40.5 x 66 cm (16″ x 26″), £1,500, A good investment, a classic therefore timeless oil painting by Gordon Frickers. Make your purchase > bank to bank or with your credit card Purchase Now < … Read more
Today by reading a reference to the old USS Constitution sometimes called “Old Ironsides” I am reminded of HMS Victory, a ‘first rate ship of the line of battle’. After Trafalgar HMS Victory had 600 cannon balls removed from her hull all of which had failed to penetrate and not a single man on the … Read more
Mayflower off Rame Head, painting progress 08.09.21, painting nearing completion. I still have the crew and rigging to add, the sea to complete then ‘tidy up’ so quite a few more hours to invest here. “The Mayflower off Rame Head, 40 x 63 cm (25 3/4″ x 15 3/4”). Mayflower is painted here simply because … Read more
A new Mayflower painting even though it’s July . Mayflower unfinished, steady progress though. Now you can begin to see how I hope this new classic ‘Mayflower’ painting will work. 40.5 x 66 cm ( 16″ x 24″) this new Mayflower will be offered for sale, no reasonable offer refused ! Enjoy this Mayflower, especially … Read more
‘Nelson’s Frigates’, a voyage that illustrates very well why Nelson became such an effective leader, commander and much loved hero.
53 x 91.5 cm (21″ x 36″) ‘Nelson’s Frigates‘, this is so called because rather oddly, briefly, Nelson commanded all four frigates, two French built, two Spanish and there hangs an intriguing story which I’ll gradually reveal as the painting is completed.