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HMS Royal George
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Published: January 6, 2008
© 2008 - 2019 RadoJavor
Again my favourite theme. Artwork for the game Total war:Empire. This one was my biggest and most complicated painting, so I hope It was worth the time spend I have finished this piece some year ago, but cant post it because the marketing policy.
It shows the Battle of Quiberon Bay near coast of France. The ship on the right is HMS Royal George, pride of the british navy with almost 900 souls on the board.The battle fas fought in late november so the weather was very bad. Ship on the left is french La Superbe, and this ship ended very bad at the end.
I painted the ships as they were, based on many historical resourcess: paintings, engravings and models. And of course a bit of my imagination. No other references were used.
As I said this was my biggest work till now. Original res is 3000x1500, it takes me about one month to finish. Done in Photoshop CS3 from the start. I'll be happy to see your commnets and critics.

Please dont use the picture, because its property of creative
assembly. If its something really serious just write me note.
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wondergirl100Hobbyist General Artist
More like a scene from Pirates of The Caribbean: Curse of The Black Pearl.
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RebellingLemmingHobbyist Traditional Artist
Great art
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Hapax-LegomenonHobbyist Digital Artist
Wow! The detail in this is incredible! And it only takes you a month!?
Stunning.
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bluegiraffe93Hobbyist
Man, i love these paintings
PrincipalityofScotia's avatar
WOW WOW WOW, I love this, such an amazing piece of art work.
kcs11's avatar
This is the best and breathtaking warship painting ever
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KaitoDracoHobbyist Traditional Artist
.... I see it on my news! to say that because of a firefox crash, my work days of a Royal George fan art lost .... * depresses * T__T but the worst c that I feel even more zero seeing this fucking level ! magnificent !! <3
Elochai1989's avatar
This, literally left me speechless, absolutely amazing.
tjnaija's avatar
Sweet. I like it
Amigo-Rosenstein's avatar
Eine epische Schlacht, schaurig schön dargestellt.
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JericaWintersHobbyist Digital Artist
Amazing painting! :wow:
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RosirikaHobbyist Digital Artist
Wonderful.
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Hideous-MuffinHobbyist Traditional Artist
WOW.
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SanagiCgBHobbyist Digital Artist
This is insane. The attention to detail is astounding.

You legit.... I'm ... I'm speechless.
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Vargon62Hobbyist Photographer
I don't think I really have the words.  Just awesome!
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dolfinguyProfessional Traditional Artist
Hey, thought that you might like to know that this image has indeed been ripped of and reclaimed as being done "better" by someone else. Go to  rerezzed hms royal george by Thomasscharless  and you'll see what I mean. This guy has also stolen other artists work and claimed it as his own. Go after him!!
DeadPegasus's avatar
Burn his soul to the ground.
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ChronoGandit Photographer
Your artworks were a lot of what made Total War: Empire worthwhile for me.
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ObscureCreation666Hobbyist General Artist
I'd pay money for this. I'd get a frame for it and it would be hanging on the wall of my bedroom, this is incredible. 
Steph1975's avatar
How can I purchase a poster size print of this image. It's my partner' Birthday and he has always loved this piece of art and I know how much he would love this hanging on his wall. PLEASE HELP!!
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