What is quickly done is quickly seen and would not bear the test of careful examination.
1748 – 1825
WORKS TO BUY
Paintings currently available to purchase. There are close up vignettes from some of them on the respective "Theme" pages. Click on the image if you want to see it bigger. If you wish to purchase or make an enquiry please contact me.
Cheltenham Skyline from Chosen Hill
Oil on board, 40" x 12". A view from the Eastern shoulder of Chosen Hill looking down on part of Churchdown from where the main features of Cheltenham appear in the light mist below Leckhampton and Cleeve Hills. Badgeworth village is in the dark patch of evergreen trees in the right middle distance.FOR SALE £125
Big sky over Box, Minchinhampton Common, Glos
Oil on box canvas 36" x 12", FOR SALE £125Intense impasto texturing in the sky and foreground through use of palette knife, acrylic structure gel and glazes.
The Severn Bend from Painswick Beacon, Glos
Oil on canvas 36" x 12" FOR SALE £125
12th Continental Infantry 1776
Faber-Castell brush pens on paper,image size 9" x 5.5"American Continental regulars form a rough firing line behind a fence, during the New York campaign, to try to fend off British Light InfantryFOR SALE - £45
Relaxing Hussarette, 1758
Countess Natasha Gruzinskaya relaxes in warm firelight after her dual in Schloss GrunburgOil on canvas 16" x 12".FOR SALE £160
French Grenadier c 1809
Pen and acrylic inks on paper.Image size 9" x 5"In cream/off-white art board mountFOR SALE - £30
Vistula Lancer c 1809
Fine liner pens on paper image size 6.5" x 4.5"in cream art board mountFOR SALE - £25
Austria: Warasdiner Grenz Hussar c 1756
Faber-Castell grey scale brush pens and ink on paper. In off-white art board mountImage size 7.5" x 5.5"FOR SALE - £25
Standing in a nice dress....staring at the sunset
Inspired by Taylor Swift's dress at an award ceremony and the title of one of her songs.Acrylic on canvas 12" x 10"FOR SALE £50
Primroses and Cellandines, Steanbridge Pond, Slad
Oil on box canvas 36" x 12" . The pond at Steanbridge Mill is a lovely spot for wildlife on the walk in Laurie Lee's Slad Valley, north east of Stroud. As with most of my larger box canvas work all the edges are painted too.FOR SALE £95
Theodora of the French 3rd Hussars 1810, Hussarette Nr 26
Acrylic on canvas 10" x 8" Again a lovely colour combination and interesting pose by Marianne.FOR SALE £50
Winter at Lillyhorn near Oakridge
Acrylic on canvas 14" x 10". Another inspired by the many deep snowfalls in the Cotswolds in Winter 2017-18. FOR SALE £50
"Don't save me"
An enigmatic nude. Model Yara from a challenging photo shoot with deep shadows, and song title by the group "Haim"Acrylic on canvas 16" x 16" FOR SALE £60
"Thoughts of Home”
Beautiful Russian model, Yaroslavna, ponders on an imaginary view of her home country near VladivostockAcrylic on canvas @ 16" x 12"FOR SALE - £125
Bakers Mill and Frampton Mansell in Spring
A scene near my home along the canal and River FromeAcrylic on wooden panel,11.5 " x 8"For sale £55Currently on display at The Butchers Arms, Oakridge
"The Mischievous Puppy”
Based on my first model "M"and my daughter's Jack Russell puppy, this is an original idea inspired by the minimalist settings of Peruvian-American early 20th Century pin-up artist Alberto Vargas20" x 16"FOR SALE @ £85
"River Deep, Mountain High”
Inspired by Celine Dion in concertOil on board @ 14" x 10"FOR SALE - £65 - IN OVAL FRAME
Waterloo- Ross's battery leaves the Elm Tree crossroads
Acrylic on canvas, 15" x 8". Inspiration for this came partly from a wargame scene in our fantastic refight of the action round La Haye Sainte in 2015. Historically Wellington redeployed Ross from "Wellington's Elm" to the British right flank in mid-afternoon.FOR SALE - £95
"Dawn Picket" The Karolyi Hussars 1748
Acrylic on canvas 9" x 7". My imagined concept of the misery and boredom of Winter picket duty for this Hungarian Hussar somewhere along the troubled border with the Ottoman Empire.FOR SALE £45
Inspired by Taylor Swift in concert singing "Out of the Woods"Acrylic on canvas @ 12" x 10"FOR SALE @ £50
3rd New York Regiment, 1775
Acrylic on canvas 6.25" x 4.75" FOR SALE £35I imagine this rather unhappy looking soldier being fed up on sentry duty at the siege of Boston. One of many 18th Century soldiers posed for by my friend Andy
"I gave him the brush-off”
Acrylic on box canvas @ 8" x 8"My copy of an original by fabulous mid 20th C American pin-up artist, Gil Elvgren. Notable for me as the very first pin-up painting I did - copying the greats is OK when you are learning!FOR SALE @ £80
Autumn Mist across the Cotswolds near Chalford, Glos
Oil on canvas @ 31.5" x 24"A slightly idealised rendition with old world atmosphere of a view across the Golden Valley from Oakridge LynchCurrently on view at Oakridge Village HallFOR SALE @ £375
Belinda of the Belling Hussars - 1758 Hussarette Nr 21
Acrylic on canvas @ 16" x 20”Another of the black-uniformed Prussian Hussar regiments of the Seven Years War era.Posed by “M”FOR SALE @ £145
Time for a tune at Cowcombe Woods falls
Acrylic on canvas 18" x 14". A whimsical way to render a lovely spot in the local woods above Chalford. I've imagined two elegant young ladies incongruously dressed enjoying the sound of the babbling brook accompanying a violin. Thanks to model Yara for supplying the reference material from a photo shoot a few years ago. FOR SALE £125
View down the Golden Valley between Brimscombe and Thrupp
Acrylic on canvas 18" x 14". This was the local valley last Summer during one of our lockdown walks.FOR SALE £125
Stantons bridge, Thrupp
Oil on canvas 24 inches x 20 inches. One of the many 18th Century bridges on the Stroudwater Navigation. This is a particularly attractive stretch between Stroud and Brimscombe and gets quite overgrown in Summer, a wonderful haven for water-borne wildlife. FOR SALE - £275
French and British Guards at Fontenoy 1745
"Take your revenge later" and "A pause in the action". Each image 7" x 5" Acrylic on board. Sold in gilt frames for £50 each, or pair for £90. Please see Military Theme page for more detail.
"The Reluctant Sentry"
Prussian Infantry Regiment Nr 1. c 1756. Acrylic on canvas 10" x 8". This chap is not doing justice to his illustrious regiment; I think the spilt beer bottle maybe a clue to his casual manner!FOR SALE £50
"The Cancelled Ride"
Monique, Hussarette Nr 13. Acrylic on MDF board 16" x 12" . A whimsical painting inspired by one of my Imagi-nations wargaming campaigns. Why not commission me to illustrate something from yours? FOR SALE £75
Tamsin of the Tenth Light Dragoons 1796
Tamsin (Hussarette Nr 3) is mounted in an attractive 19th century style black and silver wooden frame. Overall size is 8.5 x 6.5 inchesFOR SALE with frame £50
Rosalie of the Royal Horse Artillery 1815
Rosalie (Hussarette Nr 5) is mounted in a classic mid-brown wooden frame with gilt trim overall size 8 x 6 inchesFOR SALE in frame £50
Giselle and the Bosniak shirt, Christmas 1761
Hussarette (Lancerette) Nr 17. Acrylic on canvas 7 x 5 inchesFOR SALE £40
"High Spirits at Weinachten 1757"
Sasha and Sandi of the Seydlitz Hussars (Hussarettes 27 and 28)Acryic on 8 x 6 inch box canvas.FOR SALE £45
Oil on canvas board, 10 x 8 inches. Inspired by a "Dungeons and Dragons" illustration. In wood effect frame with black and gilt trim 11.5 x 9 x 5 inches. FOR SALE including frame £45
"The Severed Claw"
OIl on canvas board. 14" x 10". Inspired by "Dungeons and Dragons" and "The Hobbit". Please see the Fantasy theme page for more information.Overall size in frame 15.5 x 11.5 inches.FOR SALE including frame £75
"Flash of steel"
Acrylic on board 7 x 5" This painting of Mediaeval combat is mounted in a cream wooden frame with deliberately "weathered" edges. Overall size 9.5 x 7.5 inchesFOR SALE in frame £30
"Marooned with the filing"
Acrylic on box canvas 8 x 6 inches. First in a small series of contemporary pinups called "Business Babes" I did quite a few years ago. FOR SALE £40
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