MOTORSPORT ART GALLERY
Shown below are images of some of my collection now for sale.There is a huge amount to chose from, and as quickly as time allows me, I will be adding more to this page. Needless to say, there are many more available.
'Revvin' (Nori Haga-Ducati) Alan Jones
Probably one of the most popular racers worldwide during his career, Noriyuki Haga, is captured in what I think is one of the best Bike Racing prints, detail and accuracy wise, I've seen in over 40 years of collecting. Riding his Highland Spring Ducati at his usual 100%. c/w CoA. Limited Edition of only 50 worldwide. Size :- 42 x 30 cms Price :- £59.00 +p+p
Wayne Rainey YZR500
Another Steve Whyman pencil drawing this time featuring Wayne Rainey on his Yamaha YZR500. Remarkable detail as usual from Steve, as with all his work printed on good stock art paper. An Open edition of a long sold out print. Size is 70 x 50cms. Price :- £49.00 +p+p
Mike Hailwood - Norton
A combination not very often depicted by bike racing artists, but Alan Sanderson did a great job here with his watercolour of Mike aboard the 500 Manx Norton. This is a rare print from a long sold out limited edition of 500, and is signed by Alan.Size 16" x 12". Price £49.00 +p+p
Steve Hislop Virgin Yamaha by Alan Jones
Possibly best known for his TT success, but also a British Champion on the short circuits in both 250cc and Superbike categories, Steve Hislop was a very popular rider among race fans far and wide. Alan Jones captures him here on his Virgin Yamaha, in the only way he knew...flat chat. A lovely print to add to any collection. c/w CoA. Size :- 42 x 30 cms Price :- £59.00 +p+p
'Foggy' Carl Fogarty by Alan Jones
A rider who never gave anything other than 100%, as this superb image by Alan Jones shows. Carl Fogarty moved from Ducati to Honda for the 1996 WSB Season. Seen here during the Assen round where he won both races despite never really seeming comfortable on the RC45. Mint condition limited edition print, and Artist Proof 1 of 1 copy ! Artist signed & c/w CoA. Size :- 20.25" x 14.5" Price :- £69.00 +p+p
Nicky Hayden Repsol Honda
My favourite print of the late great Nicky Hayden aboard the Repsol Honda. No photo can do this stunning image by very talented artist, Steve Whyman, justice. The detail is stunning on this large size (82 x 61cms) print, and it is the rare Artist Proof Copy (28/95). Price :- £135.00 +p+p
'Color Me Cool' Ben Bostrom by Alan Jones
Alan Jones really shows Ben Bostrom's full on commitment on his L&M Ducati in this great image from the 2001 WSB Series. A popular rider who finished in 3rd place that year behind Bayliss and Edwards, but included 6 race wins, 5 of which were all in a row.1 at Misano, both Laguna races, and both at Brands Hatch. Limited edition Artist Proof print, No.1 of 1. Artist Signed c/w CoA. Size :- 48 x 38.5cms Price :- £69.00 +p+p
'Hanging Out With The Big Boys' - Chris Walker
Another rider that could quite rightly hold the 'People's Champion' title is Chris Walker. Here Alan Jones shows Chris during his spell in the 500cc Grand Prix days on his Shell Sponsored NSR Honda during the 2001 season. Hence the title, 'Hanging out with the Big Boys'. It proved to be a difficult year with several crashes. A real shame for this superbly talented rider. Mint condition limited edition print. Artist signed & c/w CoA. Size :- 42 x 27cms Price :- £45.00 +p+p
Max Biaggi 250cc Aprilia
Max Biaggi's smooth and stylish riding is captured superbly by Mr. Whyman in this lovely limited edition print taken from his original pencil drawing. Riding his 250cc Aprilia in the excellent Chesterfield Scheme.No.159 of 350. Size is 70 x 50cms. Price :- £59.00 +p+p
A fantastic double race win at the opening round of the 1999 WSB Season at Kyalami, gave Carl Fogarty the dream start to his championship winning season. It also marked his 50th World Superbike race win, hence the title of this great limited edition print by Aklan Jones, 'Milestone'. Mint condition print, artist signed and c/w CoA. Size :- 15.25" x 11.75" Price :- £45.00 +p+p (Sorry, now Sold).
Sheffield Steel-James Toseland
Very often the 'forgotten man' of WSB from the British rider side of things, James Toseland had a superb WSB career. World Champion in 2004 and 2007, with a 2nd place in 2006, 3rd in 2003, and 4th in 2005. Seen here on his Ten-Kate Winston Honda in 2006, and as usual beautifully painted by the very talented Alan Jones. Mint condition limited edition print, Artist Signed, and c/w CoA. Size :- 42 x 30cms Price :- £39.00 +p+p
'Fizzin'- Kevin Schwantz by Alan Jones
Certainly one of the best colour schemes in GP Racing, and certainly different from the cigarette companies of the time, Marlboro and Rothmans. Here Alan Jones portrays Texan Kevin Schwantz flat out during his 1989 season on his Pepsi Suzuki (hence the title). Mint condition Limited Edition print. Artist signed & c/w CoA. Size :- 42 x 30cms Price :- £49.00 +p+p
'Through the Barrier-David Jefferies
This great image by Alan Jones shows the late great David Jefferies on his V&M Yamaha during the 2002 Senior TT. David was the first rider to break the 125mph barrier, hence the title of the great print. Mint condition, very rare Artist proof No.1 of 1. Artist signed & c/w CoA. Size :- 45 x 35cms Price :- £69.00 +p+p (Sorry, now Sold).
Valentino Rossi Fiat Yamaha 2018
This is a mint condition pencil drawing by David Johnson of Valentino Rossi on board his 2018 Fiat Yamaha YZR-M1, in typical fully committed 'Vale' Style. A superb image printed on very nice quality art paper, but this is one for the collectors as it is print No.1 of 250 ! Size :- 42 x 29cms. Price :- £35.00 +p+p (Sorry, now Sold)
'Psyched' by Alan Jones
A completely different image to paint, and how well he's done it ! Alan has caught The 'Kentucky Kid', Nicky Hayden in a Visor Down pre-race moment, hence the title. 'Psyched'. The signature was on the original painting, so is therefore 'pre printed' on the run of prints done from that original painting. This is a rare Artist Proof, 1 of 1 copy. Artist signed, and c/w CoA. Size :- 17.5" x 14.25" Price:- £75.00 +p+p
Neil Hodgson WSK Ducati
A rare print to find now of Neil Hodgson on his WSB Fila Ducati. Drawn in 'portrait' by Steve Whyman, the detail is amazing ! This is a limited edition version, No.107/350 and is in superb condition. Artist Signed. Size is 27.5" x 20.5". Price :- £59.00 +p+p (Sorry, now Sold).
Hard Man From Down Under by Alan Jones.
I really love this great artwork by Alan, of one of Bike Racing's true characters Troy Bayliss. This image, from his WSB Championship winning season in 2006, on the Works Xerox Ducati. Given a wildcard ride at the final GP that year, Troy duly obliged by winning that too ! This is a rare Artist Proof 1 of 1 copy, artist signed and c/w CoA. Size :- 20" x 14" Price :- £69.00 +p+p
Worlds Greatest Riders 1
Now a very rare item in the bike racing 'Art World'. With 32 World Championships between them (not inc Read's F1 TT win), this print by Darrell Warner limited to 500, (this is no.11),is signed by Agostini, Read, Sheene, Roberts and Doohan, with images of the rider's faces as well as riding their bikes. A reluctant sale of a great item. It's framed, and print size is 74 x 55cms. (One recently sold for £1200) ! Could meet/deliver for peace of mind ? Price :- £775.00 (Sorry Now Sold).
The Will To Win by Alan Jones
Despite 6 race wins and 15 podium places during the season, 1997 wasn't a WSB Championship winning year for Carl Fogarty and his works Ducati, finishing behind American John Kocinski. But the 'Will To Win' got him the championship again in 1998. Limited edition print, Artist signed, c/w CoA. Mint condition. Size :- 42 x 27cms Price :- £49.00 +p+p
Hot Chili by A.Jones (Chili Signed)
Pierfrancesco Chili was a bit of a hero of mine, well still is, but in his racing days I mean. Alan Jones once again produces his magic in this image of 'Frankie' on his WSB Alstare Corona Suzuki. This is a limited edition print, No.50/250, and is Signed by Alan and Pierfrancesco. He signed this for me at the Mallory 1000 bikes festival a few years ago when I was parading a friends' race bike. Size :- 24" x 18" Price £69.00 +p+p
Talent To Spare by Alan Jones
Valentino Rossi see here on his Nastro Azzuro sponsored NSR500 Two Stroke Honda, won the final 500cc GP series after winning no less than 11 of the 16 races, and only finishing off the podium on 3 occasions. Hence the title of this excellent painting by Alan. Limited Edition print, artist signed, and c/w CoA. Size :- 42 x 30cms Price :- £49.00 +p+p
Mugello Magic by Alan Jones
It's nice to see a print of Valentino from his earlier two stroke career. This superb image by Alan Jones, shows Vale aboard his 250cc Aprilia at the 1999 Italian GP with his very distinctive Home GP livery. This time the theme was the 1960s 'Peace and Love'. Limited edition print, artist signed, and c/w CoA. Size :- 42 x 28cms Price :- £59.00 +p+p
Kevin,34 Forever by Alan Jones
When Texan, Kevin Schwantz retired from racing in 1995, the FIM agreed to 'retire' his number 34 too. Hence the title of this print. 'Kevin, 34 Forever'. World Champion in 1993, Kevin's Never Say Die attitude, made him a big hit with race fans the world over. Limited Edition print, Artist Signed, and c/w CoA. Size :- 42 x 28cms Price :- £49.00 +p+p
Mike Hailwood Montage
An unusual offering from Alan Jones, " A Man Called Mike", a montage of riders who shared the track with the late great Mike Hailwood. Riders featured alongside Mike are, Agostini, Ralph Bryans, Stuart Graham, Phil Read, Bill Ivy,Tommy Robb, Jim Redman, and Luigi Taveri. This print has Luigi's ORIGINAL signature by his image, gained when I was parading at Mallory Park.(Others are pre-printed).Size is 32" x 25". No.70/350, and signed by Alan Jones.Superb condition. Price :- £69.00 +p+p
Dreams Do Come True by Alan Jones
The perfect title for this print, celebrating Nicky Hayden's Moto GP Championship win in 2006. Shown here in close company with his Repsol Honda Team Mate, Dani Pedrosa, Nicky went on to win the championship in that memorable final round at Valencia. Limited Edition print, artist signed. Mint condition print, c/w CoA. Size :- 42 x 30cms Price :- £49.00 +p+p
Mick Doohan Print
You've no doubt worked out how much I like Steve Whyman's artwork, as here's yet another Airbrushed image Steve produced of Mick aboard the NSR500. A great item to put with the Close Up front image as a pair. An 'Open Edition' of this LONG sold out print. Size is 70 x 50cms. Mint flat from new. Price :- £69.00 +p+p.
'Surf's Up' By Alan Jones A/P Copy
Another of Alan's stunning prints, is this one of Valentino Rossi entitled 'Surf's Up'. Showing him in full flight on his NSR500 Honda at Mugello in 2001, with the famous Hawaiian colour scheme. This is in mint condition, and is a rare Artist Proof (1 of 1), and c/w CoA ! Size :- 21" x 16". Price :- £79.00 +p+p
Giacomo Agostini Pencil Art
15 times World Champion, Giacomo Agostini superbly drawn by Steve Whyman aboard his 500 MV-4,during his last year of riding the machine in 1976, drawn to commemorate his last win on the bike that year at the Nurburgring. Stunning image, stunning detail. Open edition now out of print. Size 70 x 50cms. Price :- £59.00 +p+p (Sorry, now Sold).
Daijiro Kato-Alan Jones
Not only a superb artist, but a genuinely nice bloke too. Alan Jones put together this tribute to Daijiro Kato, entitled 'Dai-Chan', who sadly lost his life after an accident at the 2003 Japanese GP at Suzuka. Daijiro won the 250cc World Championship in 2001, and won Rookie of the year next year in the 500cc class finishing 7th overall.A sad loss to all who knew him. A very nice condition print, artist signed. No.3/250 Size :- 67 x 50cms Price :- £69.00 +p+p
Carl Fogarty Ducati Signed
Another of Steve Whyman's very detailed Air brushed close ups, this time of WSB great, Carl Fogarty.This is an Open edition of a LONG sold out print. This was very kindly signed by Carl at the Mallory 1000 Bikes Festival a few years ago for me. Size 70 x 50cms. Superb condition. Price :- £69.00 +p+p
David Jefferies Braddon Bridge
If you are a fan of the TT, this man has special memories for you. This great print taken from Alan Jones' original, entitled "Yorkshire Grit", shows David at Bradden Bridge during the 2002 Senior TT on his TAS Suzuki. A week that brought him 3 victories. Sadly no longer with us, this is a great print of David in action. Limited edition print, artist signed, c/w CoA. Size :- 36.5 x 30cms Price :- £39.00 +p+p
Hero's Return-Rod Organ
Rod Organ was at the top of his game when he produced this print from the 1978 TT called 'Heroes Return'. The great Mike 'The Bike' Hailwood made his return to racing on the Isle Of Man, and none of us will forget that wonderful win in the F1 race on the Saturday. Mike is seen here on his Sports Motorcycles Ducati negotiating the Verandah. In very nice condition for its' age, and now a rare print to find. Size :- 28" x 20" Price :- £115.00 +p+p
'Centenary Legend' by Alan Jones
A lovely image by Alan Jones of TT Legend, John McGuinness leaping over Ballaugh Bridge aboard his HM Plant Honda on his way to winning the Senior race in the TT's Centenary Year, 2007. This is the Artist Proof, 1 of 1 copy, signed and numbered by Alan, and c/w CoA. Size :- 17.25" x 15.25" Price :- £69.00 +p+p (Sorry, now Sold).
'Focused' by Alan Jones
Who else, but 'Yer Maun' on the start line for the Formula 1 TT in 2000. A race Joey was to go on and win, making it his 8th F1 Race win on the Island. Stunning image, by a great artist. Artist Proof copy (1 of 1), and c/w CoA. Size :- 18.25" x 14" Price :- £69.00 +p+p
Agostini and Hailwood Monza 1965.
This is probably my favourite Michael Turner image of all the 100s if not 1000s he's produced over the years. It shows Giacomo Agostini leading his Team Mate, Mike Hailwood at the 1965 Nations Grand Prix run at Monza. Mike managed to get by to win the race, and the 500cc title that year. Price :- £39.00 +p+p
Steve Hislop-Rotary Norton
Part of a TT Heroes range by artist Peter Jones, this is a great pencil drawing print of Steve Hislop aboard the superb sounding Rotary Norton during one of the greatest TT races in 1992. This print can be bought separately at £12.00, or as a set along with Joey and Dave Jefferies for £30.00 +p+p. Size :- 64 x 45 cms.
David Jefferies-TAS Suzuki TT
Part of a TT Heroes range by artist Peter Jones, this is a great pencil drawing print of Dave Jefferies aboard his TAS Suzuki. This print can be bought separately at £12.00, or as a set along with Joey and Steve Hislop for £30.00 +p+p. Size :- 64 x 45 cms.
Joey Dunlop SP1 Honda
Part of a TT Heroes range by artist Peter Jones, this is a great pencil drawing print of Joey Dunlop aboard the SP1 Honda from the 2000 TT. This print can be bought separately at £12.00, or as a set along with Steve Hislop and Dave Jefferies for £30.00 +p+p. Size :- 64 x 45 cms.
Manx Norton-Christopher Marshall-Signed
If you've never seen any of Christopher Marshall's Motorcycle Pencil Drawings, treat yourself to a look at his Website, or just search the internet. He is a VERY talented Artist, and his work sits very proudly on many walls throughout the World. I have a copy of his Manx Norton drawing (print), that is very nice on its' own, but this one comes with the signature of Derek Minter who won many races on the Manx among other machines during his career. Size :- 21" x 13" Price :- £55.00 +p+p (Sold)
Mick Doohan Phillip Island
That iconic Phillip Island angle/scene where so many photos are taken from, and paintings produced from. Here's a lovely print from the Alan Jones image entitled "Best Of The Best", of Mick Doohan.Mick won 5 World Titles with Honda and I believe is still involved with them on a PR front. Great print, size 26.5" x 19.75". No.226/250 Artist Signed. Price :- £65.00 +p+p
Cal Crutchlow Argentina 2018 Win LCR Honda
Another cracking drawing by David Johnson. This time featuring Cal Crutchlow during his impressive race win in the Argentine Moto GP in 2018. Again for the collectors out there, this is print No.1 of 250 ! Size :- 16.5" x 11.5" Price :- £29.00 +p+p (Sorry, now Sold)
'Final Flight' by Alan Jones
The iconic TT image. David Jefferies flies over Ballaugh Bridge during the 2002 TT aboard his TAS Suzuki. I had the pleasure of meeting Dave in the Stakis Hotel TT 1999. A great rider and a great man. Usual stunning quality print from Alan Jones. This is a rare Artist Proof copy, (1 of 1), c/w CoA. Size :- 18" x 15" Price:- £ 69.00 +p+p
'Shades Of The Past' Valentino Rossi
I have been lucky enough over the years to collect a range of prints by the very talented artist, and all round nice bloke, Alan Jones. This is a print of Mr. Rossi from Laguna 2005 running in the colours of Team Yamaha America from the Halcyon days of Roberts, Romero, Castro, Fisher, and of course Saarinen from his great Daytona victory in 1973. Hence the title " Shades of the Past". Kept flat from new. No.187/250, size 64 x 49cms. Price £69.00 +p+p.
Barry Sheene Pencil Drawing
Barry Sheene on his RG500 Suzuki from an original Steve Whyman drawing. A great image and one that sold out a long time ago. The image is 70 x 50cms, and is No.298/350 Limited Edition, signed by Steve. Price :- £79.00 +p+p (Sorry, now Sold).
Joey Dunlop At Ballacrye
" Yer Maun" flying over Ballacrye on his RS125 Honda. A limited edition print by Alan Perkin, who I believe is a Manxman, producing an image very fitting to the great man himself. Limited Edition, 82/500, and it measures 60 x 45cms. Price £49.00 +p+p. (Sorry, now Sold)
Rossi at the Park
The only Derrick Mark print in my collection, but what a belter ! A great image of Valentino Rossi aboard his Camel Yamaha, flat chat and tucked behind the screen. This lovely print is one of only 95 Worldwide, so is now a rare find. c/w COA. This is in mint condition, and sealed from new. All were produced with a border/mount. Size is 22.5" x 17". Price :- £69.00 +p+p (Sorry, now Sold).
John Surtees 1954 TT Signed
This lovely print of John Surtees aboard his 500cc MV during the 1956 Senior TT, by Derek Carmichael, is in lovely condition, and has been signed by John, in the image area. Size :- 22" x 20" Price :- £75.00 +p+p.
Hailwood Alone With His Thoughts
The title says it all in this Alan Jones print of Mike sitting on his Honda 500-4, awaiting the start of another race. There is a very rare Lewis Leathers poster with what I suspect was the photo that lead to this lovely painting by Alan. A long sold out limited edition print, this one is No.22/25 Artist Proof, so a rare beast as they say. Size is 27.5" x 21.5", kept flat from new. Price :- £79.00 +p+p. (Sorry, now Sold).
Mick Doohan Repsol Honda
Another stunner from the Airbrush (I believe), of Steve Whyman. A great close up image of Mick during his years of domination on the Repsol Honda NSR500. As ever a photo never quite does this justice. The print size is 70 x 50cms, and has been kept flat from new. Take a look at Steve's Website to see his later pieces, if you love bike racing, you'll love his Website, and his work ! Price £69.00 +p+p
Kork Ballington 250 Kawasaki
A lovely image of the very talented rider Kork Ballington. Taken from a watercolour painting by Alan Sanderson, this is one of many great pieces of work produced by a little known but hugely talented artist. Korky, as he was known, was 250 and 350 World Champion on the works Kawasakis in 1978 and 79 before he moved onto 500s on the KR. Signed by the man himself, sealed in a bag with a mount. Size is 16" x 12" Price £49.00 +p+p. (Sorry, now Sold).
Phil Read 500MV-4
A limited edition print taken from an Alan Sanderson Watercolour. Limited to 100, and signed by Alan and Phil. Anyone that enjoyed the sound of the wonderful MV 'Fire Engine' as it was nicknamed, will enjoy this one.That huge sump, red and silver fairing with that yellow 500cc number roundal...eee the memories. Size 16" x 12", kept flat from new. Price :- £40.00 +p+p (Sorry Now Sold).