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Mixed media marine art sculpture by American artist William Barth Osmundsen depicting a fisherman reeling in a marlin and sitting in a fighting chair. The sculpture is a composition using epoxy, teak (as deck), black marble (as base) and heavy wire as fishing line. Acrylic painted surface. The sculpture measures 48 inches tall (overall) 28 inches deep and 15 inches wide. The sculpture measures 36 1/2 inches tall from the bottom of the base to the tip of the marlin bill. Signed by the artist on the back of the fighting chair W. Barth Osmundsen and dated 1995.
Dealers of nautical antiques and collectibles, marine art, lamps, lighting, ship salvage and hardware, Skipjack sells quality nautical furniture and furnishings, marine instruments, model boats, nautical gifts and decor. Skipjack’s Marine Art Gallery features marine paintings, sculptures, ship models and folk art featuring mermaids, whales, fish and fowl.
Please visit our online store again soon or if in the Hampton Roads (Tidewater) coastal region of Virginia, visit our marine gallery in historic Olde Towne Portsmouth. We're just a short distance from Virginia Beach, Colonial Williamsburg and the Outer Banks of North Carolina, and just across the river from downtown Norfolk. By boat, we're located at mile marker "0" of the Atlantic Intra-coastal Waterway!