Auction 149, Lot 709

"Tab. V. de Architectura Marina oder Vorstellung eines Orlogs oder Kriegs Schiffs...",

Subject: Prints - Ships

Period: 1760 (circa)

Publication: Hubner's Staats Zeitungs Lexicon

Color: Hand Color

8.9 x 7.5 inches
22.6 x 19.1 cm

Small Dutch engraving of the marine architecture of a three-masted 96 gun man-o-war. The rendering includes a fine view of the ship with detailed diagrams of its equipment, construction, rigging, cutaway detail of the decks, etc. Published in Johann Hubner's Staats Zeitungs Lexicon.


Condition: B+

A nice impression with attractive color, minor soiling, a hint of toning along centerfold, and a tear that just passes the neatline at bottom and has been closed on verso with archival tape.

Estimate: $250 - $325

Sold for: $190

Closed on 5/21/2014