Since 1888, the cameras of the Beken of Cowes' family have captured classic sailing shots, from the magnificent cutters, schooners and J class yachts of the '20s and '30s, to today's ocean going ships. This image was created from the original glass plate negative, and finished in sepia tones. This frame is finished in burr walnut. William Stafford's reputation as the number one supplier of reproduction prints is unsurpassed. The London-based gallery is a treasure trove of fine-art prints, contemporary black and white photography, sepia photography and works in color. Because William Stafford commissions artists and photographers to create images, and because the company controls all aspects of print production, a consistently is ensured. By collaborating with master frame-makers William Stafford also ensures a steady flow of new and refreshing presentation ideas in pace with today's design trends.