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The Grandeur of America's Age of SailThe Grandeur of America's Age of Sail

The Grandeur of America's Age of Sail Celebrates sixty years of work by John Stobart by showcasing
the artistic breadth of this gifted painter. This comprehensive volume begins with his early work as
a student at the Derby College of Arts and Crafts to his formative years at the Royal Academy of
Arts, and his early professional ship painting to his signature historic views of American ports,
and his spontaneous plein-air oil sketches this publication is a fitting representation of the life
and work of John Stobart. The sixty-six paintings in this book are illustrated as full-color plates,
each accompanied by brief captions.

Hardcover Book $34.95
Softcover Book $24.95

STOBART The World of Sail and Steam

This engaging new book takes you on a voyage to beautiful ports, inland waterways and the open sea as only the rare beauty of John Stobart's paintings can.


Ports and Passages

The Maritime Art of John Stobart This soft cover catalog of the Penobscot Marine Museum exhibit illustrates in full color the 38 original oil paintings from this exhibit. The paintings, with descriptions cover John Stobart's Art career from 1954 to 2000.

  The Rediscovery of America's Maritime Heritage

Large format coffee-table book with more than 60 beautifully reproduced full color images. These include the early ports during the great era of merchant sail and scenes of merchant vessels under sail at sea.

$125.00    Book is not available
American Maritime Paintings of John Stobart

(Hardcover) A large format coffee-table book with over 70 paintings illustrated in full color Included in this volume are early port scenes, vessels at sea as well as a collection of on-site paintings.


The Complete Stobart Retrospective

This set of Stobart coffee table books is elegantly presented in this three volume collection. Along with the newly released book "STOBART: The World of Sail and Steam," this special set also includes the rare, first volume "STOBART: The Rediscovery of America's Maritime Heritage" and "American Maritime Paintings of John Stobart." Each 12" x 15" book contains at least 60 handsome full page, full color reproductions, as well as insightful essays and artist commentaries. All three books are beautifully presented in a very limited quantity, leather bound, embossed holding case. As a bonus, a specially published, limited edition, signed, and numbered print of the Stobart drawing "Setting Out" is also included. This fine print is only available with the purchase of the three volume box set.



The Pleasures of Painting Outdoors A Diary of the thirteen part WorldScape I series.

This companion book to the public television series follows John Stobart through the making of the series.

Hardcover $29.95
Softcover $19.95

John Stobart and the Ships of South Street.

Featured within the booklet are John Stobart’s evocative paintings of ships sailing out of New York's South Street. John Stobart’s essay, “A Fair Tide in South Street,” provides his personal account of how the ships and people of the South Street Seaport inspired him to create his paintings: canvases that depict the ships that built a city from the sea. Soft cover, beautiful illustrations, 24 pages.



Kensington-Stobart Gallery
At the Hawthorne Hotel, On the Common
Salem, Massachusetts 01970
Telephone: 978-825-0022, Toll Free: 866-825-0001


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