Mathew and the Bee
Contrasting ships berthed in the oily slick water of Bristol.This is being exhibited at the Lime Tree Gallery Bristol on line and in their Summer Exhibition later in the year.
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.