Watercolour by Tim Thompson - Royal Yachts passing The Needles
Depicting HMY Victoria & Albert with Queen Victoria aboard. The smaller screw iron ship HMY Fairy, shown on the far right, was used to navigate small ports and rivers. She could also fit alongside Trinity Pier for Osborne House.
watercolour heightened with bodycolour, signed
framed & glazed in our studio
Overall size including frame: 33.7 x 36.2 cm
Tim Thompson was born in Hull in 1951 and now lives in Saltash, Cornwall. He began painting when he was 27 and has established a reputation with subjects ranging from the era of Drake to modern racing yachts. He is renowned for his meticulous attention to detail and his ability to create dramatic and atmospheric images.