Money Point Lighthouse Art Print

There's an old mariner saying that says a fallen lighthouse is more dangerous than a reef. The Money Point Lighthouse, built in 1908 on the coast of Cape Breton Island, like thousands of others like it dotting the coasts of the world's oceans, offered solace to seafarers as they navigated the dangerous waters during storms and treacherous seas. In 1980, it was acquired by and moved to the Canada Science and Technology Museum (Ingenium) in Ottawa.

The Inspiration behind our Money Point Lighthouse Art Print

My parents were sailors. They sailed the great lakes, on the Atlantic and around the Caribbean in their floating home. They've shared many stories of sketchy ocean experiences and how the site of a lighthouse or beacon gave them a measure of comfort when they needed it most. This print makes a great addition to any cottage decor or for art collectors that appreciate nautical-inspired art.

Design Features
  • Photo illustration of the Money Point Lighthouse
  • Antique nautical chart background

Museum quality prints

  • Individually printed on heavy photo paper using a 9-colour ink process
  • Museum quality inks and paper (Giclée) won’t fade or yellow for at least 200 years

Ready to hang

  • Dry mounted on acid-free foam core stops warping or discolouration
  • Gallery-style, solid hardwood, 100% Canadian-made frames
  • Thick acrylic is as clear as glass yet won't break during shipping
  • Hanging hardware installed—ready to hang out of the box

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