"Veroveringe van Cadix, in 't Jaar 1596", Le Clerc, Jean
Period: 1730 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
13.1 x 10.1 inches
33.3 x 25.7 cm
Super engraving of the capture and sacking of Cadiz by an English fleet under the Earl of Essex, Lord Howard of Effingham and Francis Vere. The harbor is literally filled with ships engaged in battle. The plan of Cadiz is shown in bird's-eye form.
Some foxing in blank margins, not affecting engraving.