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Tony Cowland - artist illustrator designer photographer : Online gallery of paintings in oil, watercolour, gouache, acrylic, pencils, inks, digital and mixed media of subjects: airliners, architecture, automobiles, aviation, bridges, dance, engineering, equestrian, exhibitions, horses, houses, interiors, landscap
'Spithead Anchorage'--We look down-Solent with the Isle of Wight in the distance. From left to right the vessels are: Ariel, 18 gun sloop (The Surgeon's Mate); Polychrest, experimental 24-gun sloop (Post Captain); foreground Leopard, 50-gun fourth-rate (Desolation Island); Boadicea, 38-gun frigate (The Mauritius Command); Ringle, Baltimore-built armed schooner (The Commodore etc)
HMS Bellerophon was a 74 gun English warship - a third rater. She was launched in 1786 and broken up in 1836. Famous for partaking in the Battle of Trafalgar, but even more famous for receiving Napoleon as he surrendered in July of 1815, ending the Napoleonic Wars.
the clipper ship
"The British clipper ship Garfield" by John Bentham-Dinsdale The Black Hawk, a clipper built by William H. Webb in 1857, for the New York, New England and California trade. A painting by Charles Robert Patterson (1878-1958). Among transport types, the clipper ships of the 19th century continue to have a popular appeal that arguably is equalled only by steam locomotives, and they have been the subject of many paintings. They were very fast sailing ships of the 19th century that had three or…