Hermione, what is she worth?

This new painting is for sale, care to make an offer??? Hermione, a French frigate  Hermoine_16.04.14_IMG_0417.JPG_d.JPG oils on canvas 762 x 1219 mm (30″ x 48″). Discover in the text below a fascinating and on going story…

In 1997, construction of a full size replica ship was started in Rochefort sur mer near la Rochelle on the Atlantic coast of France.

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Goss Voyage captured on Canvas

PRESS RELEASE – GOSS VOYAGE CAPTURED ON CANVAS   GOSS_Logo_White_small0d77a9.jpg

 

The result is a picture of ‘Spirit of Mystery’ revealed in a way no camera could offer, labouring in huge majestic waves with a dangerous cross sea, truly reminiscent of Pete’s voyage and that of the original crew, whose Captain Richard Nicholls wrote in their log on 6th March 1855: “A terrific gale of wind – heaviest so far experienced. Our gallant little boat rides the mountains of sea remarkably well.”

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