Arctic Convoy PQ 13

PQ 13, Frozen Fury, Arctic Convoy to Murmansk, Russia.

Arctic Convoy PQ 13 to Murmansk, Russia
Arctic Convoy PQ 13;

Here you literally have a front row seat in history as seen and commissioned by an eyewitness survivor, yours to share by purchasing this fine art print.

NEWLY available as a superb limited edition print, image size 34.2 x 52.1 cm (13 1/2″ x 20 ½”) from £ 167 including registered postage.

"Arctic Convoy PQ 13", a marine painting by Gordon Frickers, 50 x 40 cm (19½" x 15½"), commissioned by an eye witness, a survivor of PQ 13, Mr. H. Mills. Available as a print from our print page.

PQ 13 Arctic convoy is NEWLY available as a limited edition of 25 signed numbered prints.

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Available as a very limited edition print from £ 167 inc p&p from this website see Marine Art PRINTS.

This price includes a generous donation to The Seafarer’s Charity aiding distressed seamen and their families.

The first convoy to Murmansk to feel the full fury of German attacks on that perilous, icy, vital route was PQ 13.

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This original painting was a commission, intended as a family heirloom.

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PQ 13, the Painting

PQ 13 Arctic Convoy the original painting I resold resold on behalf of the family, 23.03.2021.

PQ13 was the first convoy to Murmansk to feel the full fury of German attacks on that perilous route.

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Detail from PQ 13, Artic Convoy to Mourmansk

This very original painting was developed in part from ‘naïve’ sketches provided by my client.    Detail from PQ 13, Artic Convoy to Mourmansk

Thus we are looking at his impression of what he personally witnessed.

Detail from PQ 13, Artic Convoy to Mourmansk

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for the story and more about my client’s experiences and PQ13.

The Book

Years later PQ 13 Arctic Convoy the painting was reproduced as a book cover at the request of Captain Igor Kozyr (rtd) who co authored with the American John L. Haynes to produce the book “Frozen Fury“, personal accounts of convoy PQ13, ISBN 978-1-4512-0156-7 ( is available in English and Russian versions.

Igor Kozyr asked me if he could use my PQ 13 painting, an early example of my art, produced for and with an eye witness, as the cover for the Russian version of the book (ISBN 9-785904-180379). 

Frozen Fury, Russian Version
Frozen Fury, Russian Version
Frozen Fury, about the art and artist
Frozen Fury, Russian version, about the art and artist.

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