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Ships and the Sea : The Art and Times of Oswald Brett - Oswald Brett

Ships and the Sea

The Art and Times of Oswald Brett


Published: 13th May 2014
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A big beautiful book with fabulous paintings of famous sailing ships, working sail from colonial times, ships at war and modern freighters - illustrated in fabulous colour paintings by Australia's best marine artist, perhaps the world's. Oswald Brett also tells his own story: learning to paint in Sydney as a boy; war service at sea and global travels. He adds ship paintings by other great artists. Every reader will envy his wonderful life and amazing talent. Ships illustrated in the book include The Golden Hind, James Craig, Endeavour, the First Fleet, Queen Elizabeth, Cutty Sark, Bounty, Bismarck and many more. Other artists included in the book are John Alcott, Charles Pears, Anton Otto Fischer and Charles Robert Patterson.

ISBN: 9781925043044
ISBN-10: 1925043045
Audience: General
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 192
Published: 13th May 2014
Publisher: Halstead Press
Country of Publication: AU
Dimensions (cm): 25.5 x 23.8