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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.
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Skipjack’s Marine Art Gallery features exceptional works of art in various media representing artists from our region and as far away as New Zealand! Each artist that we show is chosen for their unique style of artwork, and has an artist page where you can preview their individual work. You can also browse art categorized by genre.
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!