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Address: 123 Market St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-3742
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This is the gallery and studio of artist and master printer Don Gorvett....

This is the gallery and studio of artist and master printer Don Gorvett. Mr Gorvett is known for his large powerful reduction woodcut that reflect the maritime architecture and history of New England.

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Beautiful woodcut prints

We stopped in on a whim and I am so glad we did. I immediately fell in love with Don Gorvett's work. He has a fantastic style and uses beautiful color palettes. When we stopped... read more

Reviewed 16 June 2016
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Leominster, Massachusetts
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Leominster, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 16 June 2016

We stopped in on a whim and I am so glad we did. I immediately fell in love with Don Gorvett's work. He has a fantastic style and uses beautiful color palettes. When we stopped popped in, we were the only ones in the store and Don visited with us quite a bit about his process. While the large prints... More 

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Exeter, New Hampshire
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Reviewed 16 March 2016

Art was kinda campy. More amateur than professional. Good location, might as well stop in, but don't get too excited.

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Rye, New Hampshire
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Reviewed 11 February 2016

To be frank, we stopped here and were a little bored because the displayed art looks the same -- different scenes, but the same color pattern and medium. They may have some other types of art in a bin, but we left because it just wasn't that interesting, at least to us.

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South Berwick, Maine, United States
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Reviewed 28 October 2013

Artist Statement These woodcuts express the abstract geometric shapes and distant configurations of our architecture in the Northeast. Upon the sea waters of estuaries and harbors are mirrored the play of interweaving lights and darks of buildings and piers crowned by steeples and mast tops. I am fascinated by the ghostly quality of these buildings looming out of the mists,... More 

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