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Watson and the Shark Cuba Cuban Caribbean canvas art print by John Singleton Copley
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Watson and the Shark Cuba Cuban Caribbean canvas art print by John Singleton Copley
Watson and the Shark Cuba Cuban Caribbean canvas art print by John Singleton Copley

Watson and the Shark Cuba Cuban Caribbean canvas art print by John Singleton Copley

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Size: Canvas 29.4" x 24" / Image: 26.4" x 21"

This is a fine reproduction of the magnificent painting Watson and the Shark; an excellent masterpiece by John Singleton Copley, which now has been printed on Fine Art Canvas.

About this Artwork. John Singleton Copley's Watson and the Shark was inspired by an event that took place in Havana, Cuba, in 1749. Fourteen-year-old Brook Watson, an orphan serving as a crew member on a trading ship, was attacked by a shark while swimming alone in the harbor. His shipmates, who had been waiting on board to escort their captain ashore, launched a valiant rescue effort.

About the Artist. John Singleton Copley
(1738–1815) was an American painter, born presumably in Boston, Massachusetts and a son of Richard and Mary Singleton Copley, both Irish. He is famous for his portrait paintings of important figures in colonial New England, depicting in particular middle-class subjects. His paintings were innovative in their tendency to depict artifacts relating to these individuals' lives.

The paintings were first exhibited in his gallery in Watkins Glen, New York. After Hope's death in 1892 the gallery was closed and fell into disrepair. A flood in the 1930's destroyed much of his work and severely damaged the battle panoramas.

ABOUT OUR FINE ART CANVAS PRINTS. Our Canvas Prints are crafted to last for many years of enjoyment. This unique heavyweight quality canvas enhances our fine art reproductions. Combined with incredible color reproduction, a medium matte finish, and an acid-free archival quality base with a neutral pH coating, our Canvas Prints have the highest image quality and an archival display life.

All our Canvas Prints come protected with a FREE coating against UV light, incidental water contact, atmospheric contaminants, and even fingerprints, while maintaining the original look. They resist cracking and allow stretching without sagging, making them suitable for framing. If you wish to stretch your canvas an unprinted border of approximately 1.5 inches is added on all four sides for medium and large prints, and approximately 2 inches for extra-large prints.



A Fine Art Giclée Canvas Print individually created of exceptional quality. We have removed most of the imperfections of our Canvas Prints to give you a magnificent clean copy. It will make a nice addition to any collection, decoration at home or office, or a great gift!
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