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Please take note: Each of the Johnson's carvings are originals. Though similar to the one pictured, each piece will vary slightly as original hand-carved artwork should. Carvings listed as "Ready to Ship" will be shipped within 48 business hours of order. Allow four to six weeks after placing a custom order for your Johnson carving to be produced. We will notify you via phone or email if the production of the selected item cannot be accomplished within the suggested length of time.
Shipping costs will be quoted after the order is received.
Customized finishes, adjustments to the size and scale, as well as varying details can be achieved for you at an additional charge. Please write or call us so we can discuss your project and quote you a price for custom work created specifically to your desire and specifications. Skipjack Nautical Wares together with the artists that we represent strive to create the perfect custom product to your satisfaction.
Carved and painted leaping whale by Virginia artists Jac & Patricia Johnson. Full-bodied wood carving depicting a sperm whale leaping out of the ocean with swirled water at base and also flowing out of the whale’s mouth. The carving is mounted on to a black metal base. Stands 36 inches tall exclusive of the base. A great work of art from one of America’s top folk artists.
THIS ARTWORK IS A CUSTOM ORDER.
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. Skipjackâ€™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!