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.

Mermaids Pool, Kynance Cove
Mermaid’s Pool
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)

 

Outward bound
Outward bound
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