Auction 97, Lot 528

"[Lot of 2]", Anon.

Subject: Ships

Period: 1760 (circa)

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Color: Hand Color

Size:
7 x 5 inches
17.8 x 12.7 cm

Handsome pair of engravings. First "Vaisseau portant toutes ses voiles" shows a heavily laden, three masted frigate, with twenty-four guns. The second "Troisieme Figure de la Coupe d'un Vaisseau du premier rang" shows the same ship in a cut-away view. Both engraved by J.P. Le Bas. They are slightly different sizes.

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Condition: A

Estimate: $220 - $250

Sold for: $160

Closed on 12/5/2001

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