"Marine, Dessin d'une Galere a la Rame nommee la Reale", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
Period: 1750 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
25.2 x 13.5 inches
64 x 34.3 cm
Large engraving of an ancient multi-oared warship. The galley is manned by two men per oar (26 oars per side) and directed by the captain and oar-masters. Large banners and depictions of the anchors make a dramatic impact. Designed by Goussier and engraved by Benard.