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The Eagle - American Training Ship. Windjammer plate, number 2. Bing & Grondahl

The Eagle - American Training Ship. Windjammer plate, number 2. Bing & Grondahl

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Before: DKK 480.00 Now DKK 275.00
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  • Measurement: Ø: 27 cm
About the product
Bing & Grondahl Windjammer plate with motif of the only large sailing ship in the U.S.A. named Eagle. This plate is the second in a series of 6 Windjammer plates. The motif of the plates is 6 famous training ships, all painted by the famous marine artist James E. Mitchell.
By the manufacturing of the plates there has been used 22 colours and 24 carat gold to get the exact expression of the details. Windjammer is the English word for big ships using sail.
The artist James E. Mitchell, who has painted all 6 motifs for the plates, has been called the discoverer of the sea by critics. His lifelong studies of the sea has made James E. Mitchell to one of the finst marine painters in the world.
This plate was issued in 1981.