Edition of 3, and 2 Artist's Proofs
57 x 61 cm / 22 " x 24"
Embodying the artist's characteristic sense of intimacy, ambiguity and intrigue, Two Captains is a fine example of an artwork by an artist in his prime. In his inimitable style, every detail is rendered exquisitely in this charming and enigmatic artwork.
Two young military captains relax in the bright sunshine on grassy sand dunes - both appearing to be lost in their own thoughts - on a pristine and solitary beach. Jamieson, the artist's popular muse, is depicted twice, providing both profile and frontal views.
Compositional beauty is evident as the diagonal lines of clouds, shoreline and headland provide a liveliness contrasting with the resting soldiers, and lead the viewer's eyes to the all important centre ground - the soldier's portraits.
About Limited Edition Canvases
These are our most collectable editions.
All available Edition Canvases are in an edition of three with two artist's proofs. They are hand-signed and numbered by Ross Watson on the reverse (non-image) side of the canvas. Your preferred edition number to purchase can be selected from the top menu.
An Artist's Proof is the same quality as the editions numbered 1-3, and is the first print produced when colour and quality is perfected. Each canvas is of equal quality and value.
Edition Canvases are printed with archival inks on the world's leading archival canvas: Hahnemühle Daguerre.
Use of glass in framing is optional, eliminating potential of reflections when viewing your canvas.
The sizes provided are the unframed image size. The canvases are printed with a generous white border and we recommend they be placed on a wooden stretcher before adding a decorative frame.
We offer FREE worldwide fully-insured postage and packaging for all Limited Edition Prints and Photography.
All Limited Edition Prints, Canvases and Photography are sent unframed and packaged in re-enforced postal tubes.
All items will be shipped within 3 business days of receiving payment for your order. Delivery times can vary, but purchases are generally received worldwide within 5-7 business days from dispatch.
Items to be sent domestically will be sent using registered Australian Post. International orders are sent using international postal Express Mail Service (EMS). Tracking details will be provide upon dispatch of your order.
We take pride in getting your prints to you in the perfect condition. Your print will have been individually inspected and packed in perfect condition. Please minimize handling prior to framing.
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