John Freeman Studio

Whitby, North Yorkshire - +44 (0)1947 602 799
With subjects from a wide variety of local sources, John Freeman never fails to enchant your attention.

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Whalebones Arch Whitby

Without a doubt the whalebone arch on Whitby West cliff must be today one of Whitby’s most photographed sites. It…


199 Steps Whitby Nocturne

This nocturne study of Whitby`s iconic 199 steps has been causing a buzz at the gallery since its release.

A new…


Greetings Card Multi Pack

A selection of 10 of our most popular greetings cards featuring images of Whitby and the surrounding area.

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Endeavour Moon

There are few sights more beautiful than a tall ship moored in Whitby harbour.  Make that ship HM Barque Endeavour,…


Whitby East Side Nocturne Coaster-Card

A blank greetings card featuring a removeable cork coaster. A card and gift in one! Featuring Whitby East Side Nocturne…


Whitby East Side Coaster-Card

A blank greetings card featuring a removeable cork coaster. A card and gift in one! Featuring Whitby East Side by…


Robin Hoods Bay, Daylight

Looking down the famous bank at Robin Hoods Bay. This is a classic view of this charming Yorkshire village. 


199 Steps, Whitby

The classic view looking down the famous 199 steps and out toward the harbour.

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Daybreak, Whitby


The East side of Whitby town continues to delight artists and photographers as it has for a…


Church Street, Whitby


Church Street runs parallel to the River Esk on its east bank. It is Whitby`s…


Wreck Of The Dmitry


This watercolour by John Freeman is not a gothic painting but a study…


Staithes Beck, Nocturne


A small inlet along a run of massive cliffs allowed this small fishing…


The Catch, Whitby


An evocative study harking back to the hey day of Whitby`s fishing fleet. Set at…


The Pull

The Whitby lifeboat "Robert Whitworth" pulled through Hawsker in January 1881 to the rescue of the Whitby brigg "Visiter" at…


The Rescue, Robin Hoods Bay


This is John Freeman’s second painting on this historic event, a legendary lifeboat action which…


Night Train, Goathland


The Night Train conjures up immediately that wonderful smell of smoke and steam that only a steam…


Grand Turk, Whitby

The sight of tall ships’ masts rising from Whitby harbour is without doubt one of…


Dusk Over Goathland

In this study John Freeman has captured a beautiful winter sunset over the moorland village of Goathland.

In recent years it…


Endeavour Snow

This study by John Freeman depicts Captain Cook's ship H M Endeavour at berth in Whitby Harbour, North Yorkshire. The…


Runswick Bay

Runswick Bay is a tiny coastal village 8 miles north of Whitby. Its picturesque cottages huddle under a mighty headland…


Beck Hole

Beck Hole is a tiny hamlet on the edge of the North York Moors village of Goathland. Amazingly, over a…


Whitby Abbey Nocturne

Without doubt Whitby Abbey occupies the most dramatic location of all of Yorkshire`s many fine Abbeys. Most are tucked away…


Robin Hoods Bay Nocturne

Painted and published in 2006 this is the latest in a spectacular series of nocturne studies by John Freeman depicting…


Whitby East-Side Day

This is the image that most people think of as the essence of Whitby. With the orange pantiled roofs of…


Whitby East-Side Nocturne

A full moon hanging over this classical, oft times painted, view of Whitby. The East Side of Whitby gives the…