Prints > Naval Scenes > Antique print, original hand-coloured lithograph of a naval battle: Siege of Damietta, 1218
Siege of Damietta, 1218 - P.J. Schotel (1808-1865), c. 1850.
Title: De inneming van den toren bij Damiate, 24 Augustus 1218. - Prise de la tour près de Damiate, 1218.
Lithograph, old hand coloured and heightened with arabic gum
Two pages with the original Dutch text joined.
Size: 24.5 x 38cm (9.6 x 14.8 inches) Sheet size: 42 x 59cm (16.4 x 23 inches)
Condition Rating: A
From: Heldendaden der Nederlanders ter Zee, ... Ontworpen, op steen geteekend en met een ophelderenden tekst voorzien door P.J. Schotel. Amsterdam, Frans Buffa, s.d. [c. 1850]. The complete collection includes 45 plates, published in 15 issues each containing three plates. The publishing price for a coloured issue was fl. 24.00. (c.1850).
Landwehr (Coloured plates), 429.
Petrus Johannes Schotel (1808-1865) was a painter and lithographer, son of Johannes Christiaan Schotel. He was a pupil of his father and like him specialized in sea and river views. He was an expert on the technical and historical details of ships.
Item number: 24269
Price: 250 Euro
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