John Johnson: Hobby Artist at Sea

Tuesday, November 1st 2022 - Sunday, December 31st 2023
Da Neuk, Upper Viewing Area, Shetland Museum & Archives

An exhibition of paintings and ships in bottles by Shetland resident John Johnson, a merchant seaman who was born in Papa Stour in 1873. Ships and the sea were his favourite subjects, and as an amateur artist he painted local scenes depicting seascapes and landscapes.