The Ship Painters

By: Finch, Roger

Price: £20.00


White hardcover with title in gilt on spine. Condition: Very good, with a hint of foxing to endpapers. Binding sound, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Good, with general light shelfwear. Price-clipped. 136pp. Many b/w and some colour illustrations. This book deals exclusively and authoritatively with the "pier-head artists" and their work. This was the name given by seamen to the artists who painted the ships they sailed in. Biographical notes on over one hundred ship painters are included together with bibliography and index.

Title: The Ship Painters

Author Name: Finch, Roger

Categories: Art History,

Publisher: Lavenham, Suffolk, Terence Dalton Ltd.: 1975

ISBN Number: 0900963255

ISBN Number 13: 9780900963254

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Type: Book

Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall

Item: 1.00

Seller ID: 005604

Keywords: jacob petersen, richard nibbs, pier-head artists, maritime art,