Marine & Maritimenautical paintings

 
  • Marine - Made in the USA

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    16" x 20", oil on canvas

    A drill press and work in progress in the corner of a boat shop highlight the joy and necessity of being able to use your own hands to build and repair.

    SOLD

  • Marine - Lagoon Pond Dory

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    16" x 12", oil on canvas

    A lapstrake dory is pulled up on a sandy beach, attracting the painter's eye with its lovely lines and interesting colors. A foggy morning really brings out the subtle coloring.

    SOLD

  • Marine - Boom & Flaked Sail

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    11" x 14", oil on canvas

    A calm harbor and a boat tied up to the dock were the inspiration for this detailed nautical painting, as Whelan was inspired by the intricated design made by the folded (flaked) sail. The sail is folded in a zig-zag manner, and each layer is called a flake, hence the title.

    SOLD

  • Marine - Hardly a Breath

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    16" x 12", oil on canvas

    A very calm day brings out beautiful reflections in the water and Elizabeth Whelan was captivated by the design of the boats and the peaceful scene.

    SOLD

  • Marine - Corvus on Stands

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    14" x 11", oil on canvas

    A well-known Vineyard Haven harbor boat sits on jack stands, ready for bottom paint and the coming season.

    $625

    To purchase this painting, please contact Night Heron Gallery in Vineyard Haven, MA.

  • Marine - NNW Window

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    12" x 9", oil on canvas

    In this painting, Elizabeth Whelan captures the north-north-west view from the Gannon & Benjamin Marine Railway building, looking across the Vineyard Haven harbor to the ferry docks. On this cool winter day, pale light rakes in the window and catches on the tools lying about on the workbench.

    $450

    To purchase this painting, please contact The Night Heron Gallery in Vineyard Haven, MA.

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