Auction 95, Lot 376

"Marine Plate XIII", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas

Subject: Ships

Period: 1750 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
9 x 14 inches
22.9 x 35.6 cm

Two most attractive copper engraved ships within one border. The first shows a Dutch hourque (or houcre) under full sail and nicely heeled-over. Manned by two sailors, the boat was designed to navigate the canals. The second is a side view of a fine yacht with nice rigging, side-board, and paneled raised stern.

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Condition: A+

Estimate: $160 - $200

Sold for: $120

Closed on 6/13/2001

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