In 1977 John was commissioned by Ted Turner to paint the America's Cup 12-meter yacht Courageous. John agreed to publish a few prints for friends and syndicate members if Ted would countersign the 250 prints. Of the 250, 200 would be for the print market, and were quickly sold out.
Published by Sail Lore Graphics, 1977
Edition Size: 250 countersigned by Ted Turner - Sold Out. Artist's Proofs: 10
Sheet Size: 22 1/2" x 26 5/8 "
Issue Price: $185
Current Price: $2,400 - Secondary Market
Artist's Proofs: $2,600