Port of Charlestown

“October Evening”, the port of Charlestown, Cornwall 

Available as a signed limited edition print via our Print Gallery


By Gordon Frickers 61 x 91 cms (24″ x 36″), oils on canvas, Original Sold

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Detail from "October Evening"

Painted from first hand experience.

The drawings and sketches shown below are now offered for sale.

The White Brig, sketch, Port of Charlestown,
The White Brig, study in oils, port of Charlestown, price £450.00

Charlestown, Cornwall is little changed in the 20 + years since this painting was created except it’s days as a commercial port shipping China Clay are over.

October Evening, detail 1
October Evening, detail 1

The port remains very popular with visitors and has 2 pleasant pub/hotels and a visitor center.

The port has appeared in many movies and has been the home of Square Rig Ltd and still often hosts spectacular old style sailing ships.

Charlestown detail 3
Charlestown detail 3

The two vessels shown here were the “Marques” and the “Maria Asumpta“, at that time residents of Charlestown.

Marques in Charlestown
Marques in Charlestown price 350.00
detail fo drawing made at Charlestown
detail of drawing made at Charlestown

The artist knew them both well, sailed on Maria Asumpta and still occasionally visits the Port of Charlestown.

Marques in Charlestown (2)
Marques in Charlestown (2) price £350.00

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sketch for October Evening, Charlestown
sketch for October Evening, Charlestown Price £250.00

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