This painting is based on a photograph taken by photographer Alex Irwin at the J-Class Regatta, Falmouth, Cornwall, United Kingdom, 2012
Bow and Sail
This painting is based on a photograph by Alex Irwin
Acrylic on Gallery Professional (44mm deep) medium grain cotton canvas made by Fine Art Canvases
36 x 24 x 1.75 inches (91.4 cm x 61 cm x 4.4 cm)
21st July to 2nd August 2014
This painting was sold on 9th September 2014 at Echo Beach Gallery, 4 Broad Street, Ilfracombe, North Devon. EX34 9EE.
This marine art painting features the bow and giant spinnaker of JH2: Rainbow as it took part in the J-Class Regatta at Falmouth, Cornwall, 2012. This beautiful yacht was built and launched by the Dutch shipyard Holland Jachtbouw in 2012. Rainbow features naval architecture, exterior design and interior styling all by Dykstra & Partners. Her length is 131 ft (39.95 m), her beam is 20'10" ft (6.37 m) and her draft is 16 ft (4.90 m). Her hull is made of aluminium, her superstructure is made of wood (mahogany), her mast and spinnaker pole, spreaders and boom are made of carbon fibre.
This elegant sailing yacht, which has won several awards, is equipped with 3-DL racing sails and has been built for racing against existing and new J-class boats and has taken part in the following J-Class events: the J-Class Regatta, Falmouth (2012), J-class Regatta, Solent (2012), the Superyacht Cup, Palma (2013), Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup, Sardinia (2013), St. Barths Bucket Regatta (2014), the Superyacht Cup, Palma (2014).