Greek Pirates Attacking a Turkish Vessel | 1820

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Size: 14"x11"
Frame Style: Black Frame

The artwork "Greek Pirates Attacking a Turkish Vessel," painted around 1820 by an unknown French artist. It depicts a dynamic sea battle scene under a tumultuous sky. The central focus is on a Greek pirate ship on the left, its sails billowing in the wind as it maneuvers aggressively towards a Turkish vessel. The sea is rendered with churning waves, reflecting the intensity and movement of the scene. The pirates, visible on the deck, are engaged in the heat of combat, readying to board or fire upon the Turkish ship, which is seen at a distance on the right, shrouded in mist or smoke. The sails of both ships are filled with the gusts of wind, underscoring the urgency of the action. The painting is characterized by a dark, brooding colour palette, with stark contrasts between the highlighted sails and the shadowy waves, contributing to the dramatic atmosphere of the naval engagement.

 

Frame:

Created from high-quality wood, milled with simple clean lines and presented with a satin finish. Includes an off-white mount that will not discolour or fade with age.

All framed prints feature our premium fine art paper. This is a museum-quality paper which reproduces photography and artworks with exceptional tonality and renders sharp details with consistent flatness and accuracy.


Print: 

For the matted / mounted prints we use a thick 1.4mm window mount cut from premium, textured mountboard. All mounts are "conservation grade", FSC certified, 100% acid free, and will not discolour or fade with age.


  • Simple, elegant design
  • Premium, fine art paper with a gently textured surface
  • Handmade by specialist picture framers
  • FSC certified off-white mat / window mount
  • Delivered ready for hanging