Auction 103, Lot 566

"Calsis Hispanica celeberrima quae anno celeberrimo…", Orlers, Jan Jansz.

Subject: Ships

Period: 1612 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

11.9 x 9 inches
30.2 x 22.9 cm

Grand battle scene of the routing of the Spanish Armada off the coast of Calais and Graveling in 1588. This is from a German history by J.J. Orlers, engravings by J. de Gheyn and J. Matham.


Condition: A

Two wormholes in large blank lower margin.

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $210

Closed on 6/11/2003