Paintings, marine

Yamaha, victory

Yamaha as a company can chose any artist for their commemorative paintings. They choose Gordon Frickers. Page completely updated, strong story on my website page ‘Yamaha, First Challenge‘ , enjoy.  76 x 121 cm (30″ x 48″), oils. Painting produced after interviewing the crew at Southampton, a ‘full on’ marine painting, original, commissioned by Mitsui … Read more

Idalia, lost yacht

‘Idalia’, a lost motor yacht, a question?

Motor Yacht ‘Idalia’ was built by the same yard as the ‘Titanic’, Harland & Wolff, Belfast.
If she survives she is an historic vessel, only two Harland & Wolff vessels are known to be still in existence.
M Y Idalia,
The Question is, does anyone know of her time based at Southampton, England, from 1959 while the property of Adrian Michael Berry, 3rd Viscount Camrose?🤔
Via my website and social media posts like this have lead to the recording for posterity and in several instances the saving of historic vessels.

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Admiral’s Cup Restored?

Admiral’s Cup Racing by Gordon Frickers, new on this web site, measures 5.6 x 81.2 cm [20” x 32”], available, £1,000. or near offer. Probably worth £4,000 when restored. If you’d like this fine marine painting, now is a good moment to make an offer, I’ll explain why. Composed from sketches and photographs by a … Read more