Ship in the Night | James Gale Tyler | 1870

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Size: 16"x20"
Frame Style: Black Frame

The painting "Ship in the Night" by James Gale Tyler, dating from around 1870, depicts a sailing vessel as it navigates through the sea at night. The ship is seen with its sails fully deployed, capturing the brisk wind, which suggests movement through the water. The artist has illuminated the scene with a striking use of light and shadow, highlighting the ship's details and the ocean's swell. There's a luminous quality to the water, possibly indicating moonlight reflecting off the surface, with a concentrated glow of light that may suggest the ship's passage over the water. The sky is rendered with a mix of clouds, possibly indicating the time of transition between nightfall and dawn. Tyler's work often captures the majesty and dynamic nature of the sea, and this piece is consistent with his style, demonstrating his ability to convey mood and motion through his maritime subjects.



Created from high-quality wood, milled with simple clean lines and presented with a satin finish. Includes an off-white mount that will not discolour or fade with age.

All framed prints feature our premium fine art paper. This is a museum-quality paper which reproduces photography and artworks with exceptional tonality and renders sharp details with consistent flatness and accuracy.


For the matted / mounted prints we use a thick 1.4mm window mount cut from premium, textured mountboard. All mounts are "conservation grade", FSC certified, 100% acid free, and will not discolour or fade with age.

  • Simple, elegant design
  • Premium, fine art paper with a gently textured surface
  • Handmade by specialist picture framers
  • FSC certified off-white mat / window mount
  • Delivered ready for hanging