Mathew and the Bee
Now sold by the Lime Tree Gallery, Bristol.
Acrylic on canvas
64cm x 33cm
Can be seen at Lime Tree Gallery
I saw on a trip to Bristol these two ships moored together. I like the contrast between the replica of John Cabot's 1497 Mathew and the Bee a ship I had painted before. The day was one of clouds pierced by occasional sunlight, the harbour sheltering the boat from the light breeze.