"Tab. V. De Architectura Marina oder Vorstellung eine Orlogs oder Kriegs Schiffs...",
Subject: Prints - Ships
Period: 1760 (circa)
Publication: Hubner's Staats Zeitungs Lexicon
Color: Hand Color
8.8 x 7.3 inches
22.4 x 18.5 cm
Small Dutch engraving of the marine architecture of a three-masted 96-gun man-o-war, based on Seutter's great description. 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.
An excellent impression on watermarked paper, issued folding and now flattened. Minor marginal soiling.