The Mayflower

The Mayflower, off Rame Head, Plymouth, this fine painting has been a long haul completed today !🙂

The Mayflower
The Mayflower off Rame Head, Plymouth
63 x 40 cm (15 3/4″ x 25 3/4″) For sale, available, yours for 1,450 £.
The Mayflower of 1620 has to be one of the most influential ships in all human history.
Mayflower truly represents the best of the British and American idealism, courage and sense of adventure.

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The Western Isles

Lochnevis as recommended by Anne the Princess Royal.  She knows very well the light & colours of The Western Isles, to the board of directors of Calmac(Caledonian MacBrayne Ferries)  #Scotland & my #paintings , a commission for #Calmac. Loch Nevis off Muck, two pages thoroughly upgraded, enjoy Painting 91.5 x 61 cm (36″ x 24″), … Read more

Happy New Year 2022 !

Nelson's Frigates, a detail

Wishing you all a Happy, Healthy New Year 2022 and the enjoyment of fine paintings.

Out with a bang, 2021!

Nelson's frigates
Nelson’s four frigates

Finished today ‘Nelson’s four frigates’, my newest and probably my last painting for my Nelson and Trafalgar series, “Nelson’s Four Frigates’ although a gallery order or commission could tempt me.

53 x 91.5 cm (21″ x 36″) Nelson’s Four Frigates, available.

My profound thanks to everyone who has hit ‘like’ or better still shared my paintings on social media.

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France …

A beautiful and mild day at #Gaillac in the Tarn department, #France . I was researching to prepare a new #painting , with Charles, Count de Noblet et d’Angelure, and including making new friends. More about the new painting soon.

Eleven Eleven

The eleventh hour of the eleventh day …

Lest we forget …
Plymouth Sound May 1942
I feel very privileged to have know many veterans and painted for some of them.
Hence this paintings tribute to all who served so we ca be free.
Especially to honour those who made the ultimate sacrifice and those who were crippled.
Eye witness, Convoy PQ19 attacked by JU 88’s

My Father and all my uncles served.

We were lucky, they all came home although two were in dreadful health having been prisoners of the Germans and Japanese respectively and a third, marked as dead.

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Café culture

Café Culture series, a new painting. 30.5 x 40.5 cm (12″ x 16″) so fresh it’s not even on my website yet. Café des Sports proprietor Madame Roberte Pataluch, a French national treasure, an institution. Bordeaux Paintings Series : ‘Discovering The Famous Wine Villages of Bordeaux’, France, The World’s Most Renowned Wine Region. The Café … Read more

Fowey, Strong Gale

Fowey harbour, painting a full Atlantic gale blasting in, painting on location.

Fowey, Cornwall
Fowey Harbour approches with a strong gale
🎈50 x 81 cm (20″ x 32″), original sold to a private collector in Plymouth.

Many distinguished people

and renowned companies have chosen Frickers paintings as you can discover why by reading my résumée.

Fowey Gale, Shipping movements, a detail
We have forecast here a strong gale today in southern Brittany.

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Trafalgar News

HMS Pickle, “I Have Urgent Dispatches ’63 x 91  cm (28″ x 36”), contrasting communication in 1805 and now, one of my best known paintings.

Trafalgar Dispatch
I Have Urgent Dispatches, as a print

Available and as a fine art print from £ 177., from my Print Gallery page.

HMS ‘Pickle’, signalling “I have Urgent Dispatches”.

This is a race, this is not yachting.

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Trafalgar Dawn

Trafalgar dawn, The French Perspective, a definitive painting. “Trafalgar Dawn, the French Perspective”, 06.15, shown here as a print. 30 x 1210 cm (12″ x 48″), available, the original painting £ 12,000. As seen from the French flagship Beaucenture at approximately 06.15 Monday 21st October 1805, the British fleet of Lord Nelson off Cape Trafalgar. … Read more