Classic Sailing Yacht Shamrock 4, August 1914
Classic Sailing Yacht Shamrock 4, August 1914
Classic Sailing Yacht Shamrock 4, August 1914
Classic Sailing Yacht Shamrock 4, August 1914
Classic Sailing Yacht Shamrock 4, August 1914
Classic Sailing Yacht Shamrock 4, August 1914
Classic Sailing Yacht Shamrock 4, August 1914

FRANK BEKEN (1880-1970)

Classic Sailing Yacht Shamrock 4, August 1914

2017 United Kingdom

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£675 gbp
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This incredible black and white, limited edition, silver gelatin photograph of Shamrock 4 from Beken of Cowes Archive was taken in 1914 by Frank Beken. This sailing boat was Sir Stuart Lipton's fourth attempt to win the Americas Cup scheduled that year. However, when she was mid-Atlantic en route to America War was declared. Upon her arrival, she was laid up in 1920 when the Americas Cup was rescheduled. However, she lost the challenge to the Ameican yacht Resolute 3-2.


- Printed using the original 8” x 6” glass plate negative;
- 3 x 3.5mm conservation mountboard;
- Presented behind 99% UV, non-reflective glass.
- Edition number will be advised on purchase.
- White frame available upon request.

AVAILABLE IN 4 SIZES
Excellent
Dimensions
Height 42.00 cm (16.54 inches)
Width 59.50 cm (23.43 inches)
External Height 83.00 cm (32.68 inches)
External Width 100.00 cm (39.37 inches)
External Depth 5.00 cm (1.97 inches)
Medium
Silver Gelatin Photograph
Signed/Inscribed
Certificate of Authenticity
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