Auction 96, Lot 511

"Vertooninge van de ontsachlyke Spaansche Krygs vloot, in den Jarre 1588", Luyken, Jan

Subject: Ships

Period: 1700 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

13.5 x 10.5 inches
34.3 x 26.7 cm

A very fine view of the great Spanish Armada in a skirmish with the Dutch in their ill-fated campaign in the year 1588. The Armada consisted of over 130 ships and despite their superior force, failed in the attempt to invade England.


Condition: A

Very faint age toning along centerfold.

Estimate: $300 - $350

Sold for: $350

Closed on 9/12/2001