Galway Hooker Boats

375.00

Galway Hooker Boats

The Galway hooker is a traditional fishing boat used in Galway Bay off the west coast of Ireland. The hooker was developed for the strong seas there. It is identified by its sharp, clean entry, bluff bow, marked tumblehome and raked transom. Its sail plan consists of a single mast with a main sail and two foresails.

Original Oil painting 40 x 30 cms (16 x 12 inches) presented in a white contemporary wooden frame.