Peter Hearsey is one of a select band of artists whose reputation is truly international. His attention to detail combined with his exploration of colour and tone give his work a distinctive and impressionistic quality. He has been a member of the Automotive Fine Arts Society (AFAS) in America since being elected in 1993 (one of only three British artists).
Hearsey has was the official poster artist for the Goodwood Festival of Speed from it’s beginning in 1993 until he retired the post in 2014. Hearsey is one of only a handful of automotive artists who produce etchings. These hand-pressed creations give a unique look to historic motoring artworks and are much prized among collectors.
Historic Car Art has been operating from it's rural Derbyshire base since 2004. A business built over time from a passion for cars, their history and the racing exploits of drivers and manufacturers combined with a great interest in how this has all been depicted over the years in both artwork and promotional advertising.
The founder of the company believes very strongly in bringing high quality products and a first class personal service to its clients. This approach means that Historic Car Art is now a leader in the acquisition and supply of original automotive art and vintage posters, building collections for discerning private and corporate clients worldwide.
Alongside this Historic Car Art publishes the highest quality fine art prints by leading automotive artists. Using only the best materials each print is produced in small limited edition runs and is signed and numbered by the artist.
For a 13th year Historic Car Art will be exhibiting at Race Retro from 24-26th February 2017. Visit our two large stands in Hall 1 where we will be showcasing artworks by John Ketchell, Graham Bosworth, Roy Putt, Fr ...