Fifty Years of Sea, Sail and Steam
Hardback 226pp Illustrated 318x233mm
9780947764463   Product Code: 22479
Early apprenticeship to his father, a shipwright and mariner turned artist, provided a sound basis for the training of Samuel Walters, today considered among the foremost maritime artists of the 19th century. This book explores his background and influences and the importance of his home port of Liverpool, and is illustrated with fine reproductions of many of his works. Off-mint.