Prints & Art

DUKE AT WAIKIKI BEACH

Duke Paoa Kahanamoku at Waikiki Beach, circa 1939. Known as the "Father of Surfing," he was born in Honolulu on August 24, 1890. In addition to being a world-reknown Olympic swimmer and gold medalist, he is credited with introducing surfing to the Mainland United States and Australia from 1912-1914. This is a real silver halide gelatin print hand printed on photographic paper by Bill Romerhaus of North Shore Photography. Print measures approximately 7 1/4 inches by 9 inches and is shrink-wrapped to an 8 inch by 10 inch board. This print is available as shown or mounted in a bamboo-style synthetic frame.