"[Lot of 2] Praelium Navale Inter Suecos Et Danos…1644 [and] Seeschlacht Zwischen den Konigl: Danemark: und Schwedischen Floten…1677", Merian, Matthaus
Period: 1680 (circa)
Color: Black & White
Pair of fine copper engravings depicting major sea battles in the many conflicts between these two Scandinavian powers during the seventeenth century. First (15 x 11.5"); second (14.3 x 10.4").
Fine, sharp impressions. Bit of tape at top edge and slight mat burns in margins. First with a minor paper flaw in the sky.