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Norske3
10-30-2002, 09:56 PM
Norske's Art..Schooner/3 masted/..IMAGE # 1 "Marion Sprague".ink line/colored pencil on mylar..drawn to scale with lotsa detail.. smile.gif ..Hull image lg. 42"...O.A. image..58"

Ship was built in East Boston, Massachusetts, USA
..1889, Hull Lg. 172'-6"..Beam 34'

http://www.imagestation.com/picture/sraid37/pccf2e707dcd5c38644a4537f30925d87/fd19c8cb.jpg 5beaff4b2cbd747f61204757899/fd19c8d2.jpg

For enlarged image go to www.imagestation.com/album/?id=4291227629 (http://www.imagestation.com/album/?id=4291227629)
..punch word "index"..punch pics twice for max size.

IMAGE #2 Outside Frame dim....52" high X 76" wide
http://www.imagestation.com/picture/sraid37/pbc2745beaff4b2cbd747f61204757899/fd19c8d2.jpg

[ 11-03-2002, 08:43 AM: Message edited by: Norske3 ]

Joe (SoCal)
10-30-2002, 11:39 PM
Norske your photos aren't showing. If its the same boat I sailed on a replica of her this summer in Newport

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[ 10-31-2002, 12:40 AM: Message edited by: Joe ( Cold Spring on Hudson ) ]

Joe (SoCal)
10-30-2002, 11:42 PM
Nope mine wont post, Norske ya got bugs in yer thread smile.gif

John B
10-31-2002, 05:54 PM
yup... I can see . looks great.
you've done all that ? fantastic.

brian.cunningham
10-31-2002, 06:01 PM
:cool:

BTW any idea what the biggest schooner built with a centerboard is/was?

Norske3
10-31-2002, 06:26 PM
WELL, YUP, ALL ME JOHN B...I DID SPEND MY ENTIRE WORKING LIFE OVER A DRAWING BOARD...BEFORE THE COMPUTER ENDED MY FUN CAREER. SO RATHER THAN LEARN HOW TO DRAW ALL OVER AGAIN THRU THIS MACHINE...I RETIRED...CLOSE ENOUGH TO IT ANYWAY.

SORRY FOR THE LARGE PRINT...MY EYES ARE SHOT! smile.gif

BRIAN C. VERY GOOD/INTERESTING QUESTION...I KNOW THE MAN TO ASK...WILL POST ASAP! smile.gif

BYE THE BYE BRIAN C. IF YOU LIVE UP IN THE SALEM AREA I KNOW WHERE YOU CAN SEE THE ORIGINAL "FORE AND AFT" BY ATKINS....INTERESTED?

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John B
10-31-2002, 07:53 PM
Wasn't Mohawk was it?. Wouldn't want to draw that one.

J. Dillon
10-31-2002, 10:08 PM
Norske3,

I see em. :D Very good. smile.gif What size and what medium? You have a good eye for detail and all the rigging looks accurate. :cool: The image is a little lost on the edges :( did you use a flash ?

JD

Norske3
11-01-2002, 06:51 AM
John B..any info on Mohawk?...hull size ...country...American Gloucester fishing schooner maybe?

JD, image size and medium stated on the pics.

[ 11-01-2002, 07:52 AM: Message edited by: Norske3 ]