Auction 98, Lot 458

"Abbildung der Statt und Vestung Sovazchi, so von den Venetianern, durch den H. G. Lazaro Mocenigo, erobert und Demolirt worden den 18. May 1657", Anon.

Subject: Ships

Period: 1660 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
11.7 x 10.7 inches
29.7 x 27.2 cm

Great battle scene of the attack on Split on the Adriatic coast, on May 18, 1657. The bay is filled with ships shrouded in clouds of smoke and armies are shown throughout the countryside. German text explanation in banner at bottom.

References:

Condition: A

Couple of tiny wormholes in bottom margin, else fine.

Estimate: $150 - $200

Sold for: $160

Closed on 3/6/2002

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