Original Golf Paintings by Graeme W Baxter +
Millenium Original Golf Painting, St Andrews
Graeme W Baxter's Millennium Painting of St. Andrews
golf painting was produced by one of the worlds' most acclaimed and established artist
Graeme W Baxter in the year 2000.
Over the last few years
Graeme W Baxter has been commissioned to produce
original golf paintings for specific events such as the
Ryder Cup, the PGA, the PGA European Tour, the
Open Championship, the World Championship, the Solheim Cup and many more.
Graeme W Baxter's portfolio has included a number of
original golf paintings of St. Andrews over the years for these events, which have usually focussed on a point of interest like the famous
Swilcan Bridge or the renowned 18th hole. In 1999
Graeme W Baxter was appointed by the Championship Committee of the
Royal & Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews as the official artist for the 2000
Open Championship at St Andrews which was to become the first of a series of
official golf paintings for future Open Championships.
The 2000 Open Championship
original golf painting sold for $250,000 dollars.
original golf painting however, is unusual in that it has no relevance to the above golf events as it was not commissioned, but painted explicitly to celebrate millennium and the turn of the century.
Graeme W Baxter chose to paint this iconic view of
The Old Course at St. Andrews purely to commemorate the millennium incorporating the Swilcan Bridge and Swilcan Burn as well as the impressive background of exceptional historic buildings such as the R&A. Graeme believed that it was a hugely significant year and wanted to paint something to symbolise this unique milestone in our history which people could appreciate in years to come.
original golf painting was complete, he produced a run of 850 limited edition
golf prints. Incredibly, all 850
golf prints sold out within the first year. It is highly unusual for any artist to sell all the prints from one
original painting in such a short time as they are usually for sale a good number of years after their initial release.
With no further
golf prints available, this unique, exceptional
original golf painting is now available for purchase as a unique investment opportunity.
For the discerning buyer, this will prove to be not only an astute investment, but also an opportunity to own an
original golf painting by one of the worlds' finest artists.
Graeme W Baxter is not only one of the worlds' most renowned and exceptional golf artists. He has also been recognised for his artistic expertise by
HRH The Prince of Wales who commissioned Graeme to paint him on his favourite polo pony earlier in 2013.
Graeme W Baxter's
original golf paintings sell from around £17,500 upwards depending on the composition and size.