English Coastal

English coastlines by Gordon Frickers including many examples of his early works.

Click on the images to see a larger version, click if the titles are blue highlighted to discover the individual pages, enjoy.

The object of this page is to provide you an over view of these paintings in two forms.

Here the paintings are shown in a way that’s easy to eye with a text that helps you begin your voyage of discovery.

White sunset at sea

White sunset at sea

Par Beach, Cornwall

Par Beach, Cornwall

Most of this series were painted ‘plien aire’ as ‘experiments’, to see what was possible, what would happen.

In this section you can form your own impression of the early years of the artist’s voyage of discovery.

Mermaid's Pool, Kynance Cove, Cornwall

Mermaid’s Pool, Kynance Cove, Cornwall

Zennor, West Penwith Standing Stone Farm,

Zennor, West Penwith Standing Stone Farm,

Portheras Cove, West Penwith, Cornwall

Portheras Cove, West Penwith, Cornwall

Only the surviving unsold paintings are shown here, naturally many have found good homes.

Under rated, unnaturally others have languished in the folders and files of the artist, who had been unwilling to exhibit many of these paintings as, excusing some of them as ‘not good enough‘, ‘only sketches and ‘I don’t have enough for an exhibition’.

Pollution

Pollution

Plymouth Sound with approching helicopters

Plymouth Sound with approching helicopters

Custom-House-Quay-Plymouth, Devon

Custom-House-Quay-Plymouth, Devon

sketch for October Evening, Charlestown, Cornwall

Sketch for ‘October Evening’, Charlestown, Cornwall

'October Evening, Port of Charlestown, Cornwall

‘October Evening, Port of Charlestown, Cornwall

At last, thanks to this new web site we can share these fine art studies with you and give people a chance to own one.

Marques and Inca in Charlestown, Cornwall

Marques and Inca in Charlestown, Cornwall

Marques, port of  Charlestown, Cornwall

Marques, port of Charlestown, Cornwall

 

Outward Bound, Par Harbour, Cornwall

Outward Bound, Par Harbour, Cornwall

 

Sketching at Par Beach, Cornwall

Sketching at Par Beach, Cornwall

2 coastal studies , winter, St Austel Bay, Cornwall

2 coastal studies , winter, St Austel Bay, Cornwall

Winter, St Austel Bay, Cornwall

Winter, St Austel Bay, Cornwall

St Austel Bay Sketch, Cornwall

St Austel Bay Sketch, Cornwall

ornish sea and sky scape

ornish sea and sky scape

Sea and sky study, Cornwall

Sea and sky study, Cornwall

Study of St Austell Bay, Cornwall

Study of St Austell Bay, Cornwall

St Austel Bay, Cornwall

St Austel Bay, Cornwall

 St Austell Bay, Sunset, moon rise, Cornwall

St Austell Bay, Sunset, moon rise, Cornwall

St Austell Bay, Cornwall,  Sunset

St Austell Bay, Cornwall, Sunset

 

Fowey, Cornwall

Fowey, Cornwall

 

Salcombe, Devon

Salcombe, Devon

Salcombe Yacht Club

Salcombe Yacht Club

Plymouth Cattewater, moon rise, Emigration depot

Plymouth Cattewater, moon rise, Emigration depot

Forgotten Art

Forgotten Art

City of Plymouth (RNLI)

City of Plymouth (RNLI)

 

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