Item# AF004 - 47x1x3x31 inches
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Enjoy the beauty and excitement of 19th-century yacht racing with this replica of John Charles Maggs' exquisite canvas painting "Britannia and Vigilant off the Royal Yacht Squadron's Headquarters, with the Royal Yacht Alberta Outward Bound from East Cowes Beyond." This masterpiece depicts two of the most famous racing yachts of the time, Britannia and Vigilant, sailing through the Solent, a popular sailing area known for its challenging tidal currents. Britannia, owned by King Edward VII and considered one of the most successful racing yachts of its time, is shown on the left side of the painting, while Vigilant, the American racing yacht that won the America's Cup in 1893, is on the right.
In the background, you can see the Royal Yacht Alberta, a steam-powered yacht used by the British royal family for official functions and built in 1863. Maggs was a skilled marine artist who specialized in painting yachts and sailing scenes, and his works are highly valued by collectors and art enthusiasts today. This stunning example of marine art beautifully captures the excitement and beauty of yacht racing in the late 19th century.
Maggs' attention to detail and skill in capturing the essence of yacht racing make this painting a timeless masterpiece that will bring a sense of history and beauty to any room. Don't miss your chance to own a piece of sailing history with "Britannia and Vigilant off the Royal Yacht Squadron's Headquarters, with the Royal Yacht Alberta Outward Bound from East Cowes Beyond. Measuring 31.10 x 46.85 inches, this painting is the perfect size to make a statement in any room, whether it's displayed in your living room, office, or yacht club.
Knell was a noted marine painter of his time, and his works were highly sought after by collectors and enthusiasts of maritime art. "The Channel Fleet in Heavy Weather" is considered one of his most impressive and accomplished works, showcasing his skill and mastery of his craft. This iconic painting is the perfect addition to any home or office, bringing a sense of drama and history to any room. Don't miss your chance to own a piece of history and experience the power and majesty of this iconic painting firsthand!
Quality you can trust:
- PAINTING TECHNIQUE: 100% hand painted by a skilled artist
- FRAMING: Each painting is carefully stretched and mounted onto a sturdy black wooden frame, ready to be displayed.
- Made on canvas with highest quality oil paints resulting in rich, vibrant colors