A limited edition print of the ‘Yachts of the American Cup, The Schooner’ sighed by the artist Tim Thompson.
On the bottom of the print the following text is printed; ‘On August 22nd, 1851, the yacht America out sailed the whole British fleet in a race around the Isle of White. The nearest British yacht to her, Aurora, finished 8 minutes after the America. America is pictured at the Nab Light with the rest of the fleet following her into Sandown Bay. The 100 guinea cup she won was renamed in her honour ‘The America’s Cup’.
The painting was painted by Tim Thompson
Frame measurements: 78cms x 63cms x 3cms
Print measurements: 40cms x 50cms