We deliver everywhere!The Illustration Art Gallery
The Book Palace
established 1977

info@bookpalace.com
020 8768 0022
(+44 20 8768 0022)


ALL ART WORKS OVER 250 DELIVERED FREE WORLDWIDE
FAST UK DELIVERY (next business day) and OVERSEAS AIR COURIER (usually 5 business days)


John S Smith
USS Nimitz (Original) (Signed)

USS Nimitz (Original) (Signed) by John S Smith at The Illustration Art Gallery

Ref: SmithJSCarriers6LL (Click for LARGE picture)

Artist: John S Smith (biography)
Medium: Gouache on Board
Size: 22" x 15" (560mm x 380mm)
Date: 1981
Signature: Signed by Artist bottom right

This is the Signed original Gouache painting by John S Smith.

The Flying Sailors: (Main picture) USS Nimitz; (inset) the Russian carriers Moskva and Kiev (top) and USS Tripoli (bottom). This is the original artwork from Look and Learn no. 1026 (7 November 1981).

USS Nimitz (CVN-68) is a supercarrier in the United States Navy, the lead ship of its class. She is one of the largest warships in the world. She was laid down, launched and commissioned as CVAN-68, but was redesignated CVN-68 (nuclear-powered multi-mission aircraft carrier) on 30 June 1975 as part of the fleet realignment of that year.

The ship was named for Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz, who commanded the Pacific fleet in World War II and was the Navy's last five-star admiral. Unlike all subsequent Nimitz class carriers, Nimitz only uses its namesake's surname. Nimitz has been based at Naval Station Norfolk, Puget Sound Naval Shipyard from 1987 until her nuclear reactor refuelling in 1998 in Newport News, Virginia, and is currently homeported at NAS North Island.


Reserve your art with
EasyPay over 3 months

deposit 118
2nd payment 116
3rd payment 116
Click to ask about EasyPay


Price:  350.00
     IN STOCK        $

        

John S Smith

John S Smith