Category: ships

historixn: When Turner began painting, the sub…

historixn:

When Turner began painting, the subject of the sea had reached its greatest moment in British history. Sailing had been refined down to an art, trade was booming, and an empire was covering the globe.

J.M.W TURNER AND THE SEA.

ltwilliammowett:

ltwilliammowett:

“Ghosts in the Fog ” by Geoff Hunt 2008

theterroramc: The Terror poster designs by Jea…

theterroramc:

The Terror poster designs by Jean Campos for Romeu&Julieta and AMC

flyse: Homeward Bound, Samuel Owen (English, …

flyse:

Homeward Bound, Samuel Owen (English, 1769?–1857), between 1794–1857

Oil on canvas

ratak-monodosico: Fantasy map of a flat earth …

ratak-monodosico:

Fantasy map of a flat earth by Antar Dayal

adventurelandia:

adventurelandia:

Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003)

worldoflighthouses: Vilhelm Melbye (1824–1882…

worldoflighthouses:

Vilhelm Melbye (1824–1882) (attributed to) — Shipping off the Eddystone Lighthouse

njnavyguy: This was kind of a big day back in…

njnavyguy:

This was kind of a big day back in 1812…Congress declared war on Great Britain. I found this beautiful painting in NHHC’s collection. It depicts the escape of the CONSTITUTION in mid-July of that year. I might have to post it again on the actual day because it’s so beautiful!

Naval Historical Foundation

artist-aivazovski:

artist-aivazovski:

The ship thrown on the rocks, 1874, Ivan Aivazovski

sosuperawesome: Arran Witheford on Instagram …

sosuperawesome:

Arran Witheford on Instagram

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