Prints > Naval Scenes > Antique print, original hand-coloured lithograph of a naval battle: Battle of the Downs, 1639.
Battle of the Downs, 1639. - P.J. Schotel (1808-1865), c. 1850.
Title: Het verslaan der Spaansche vloot op de Reede van Duins. 21 October 1639. - Défaite de la flotte Espagnole sur la Rade des Dunes. 21 Octobre 1639.
Lithograph, old hand coloured and heightened with arabic gum
Two pages with the original Dutch text joined.
Size: 25 x 38.5cm (9.8 x 15 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: 24253
Price: 700 Euro
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