The Duchess Of Foxwood by Brian Paterson is from the story Foxwood Tales

The Captain broke the bottle on the bows. "I name this ship Duchess of Foxwood," he said, and everyone cheered.

This is one of a number of paintings Brian Paterson produced for his book series about the village of Foxwood featuring Harvey Mouse, Willy the Hedgehog and Rue Rabbit. Living in Henley on Thames Brain painted whilst his wife Cynthia wrote and together they conceived eight Foxwood books which have become modern classics. This image appeared in The Foxwood Regatta by Brian Paterson, Cynthia Paterson.

The Duchess of Foxwood

This amazing print shows Harvey Mouse, Rue Rabbit and Willy the Hedgehog about to set off in a race to beat the evil rats at the Foxwood Regatta. Brian Paterson based his illustrations for this story on the famous rowing regatta at Henley-on-Thames!
This is a giclee art print on Hahnemuhle German Etching textured 310gsm paper, signed by Brian Paterson and supplied with a certificate of authenticity from an edition of 25. Published by Blue Cat Press.
The giclee process uses the highest quality inks with superb fade resistance to produce the most faithful copy of an artwork it is possible to make.
Image size: 19.7" x 14.2"
Paper size: 24" x 20"
Framing: Supplied unframed
Price £150.00
Shipping £5 WITHIN UK