The Tall Ship in Art

By: Cross, Roy; Gardner, Derek; Groves, John; Hunt, Geoff; Myers, Mark

Price: £25.00

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Book Condition: Fine


Oblong hardcover in Fine condition with Fine dustwrapper. First edition, pp 144, very high quality colour illustrations throughout. Five world-class marine artists exhibit some of the most breathtaking paintings of ships ever published, in huge, oversize, full-color gallery-quality reproductions. Along with the gorgeous art comes the artists' own descriptions of their subjects and explanations of how they executed their work. The term "tall ships" calls to mind the majestic beauties that graced America's Bicentennial, but this collection also features paintings of such immortals as the Bounty, the Pinta and the Nina. Enjoy the views the clipper Southern Cross saw leaving Colonial Boston Harbor; an 1870 New York Yacht Club race; and many more scenes unforgettable to lovers of art and sailing alike. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED.

Title: The Tall Ship in Art

Author Name: Cross, Roy; Gardner, Derek; Groves, John; Hunt, Geoff; Myers, Mark

Categories: Art, Antiques & Collectables, History, Maritime,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Blandford: 1998

ISBN Number: 0713726946

ISBN Number 13: 9780713726947

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Fine

Type: Book

Seller ID: 004671

Keywords: Tall Ship, History, Ships, Maritime,