Reverse Painted Ship Painting, Églomisé, Battle of Aix Roads

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Reverse painted maritime image depicting a historic naval battle during the Napoleonic wars known as the battle of Aix roads. Dark and moody this reverse painted image commemorates the fireships of the English led by Captain Lord Cochrane in his attack against the French. The main ship is the Mediator HMS Mediator. The bottom of the image has semi legible script possibly M. Serres, 1785.

Details

  • In the Style Of
    Napoleon
  • Place of Origin
    Unknown
  • Date of Manufacture
    19th Century
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    24 in. H x 29 in. W x 2 in. D
    61 cm H x 74 cm W x 5 cm D
  • Dealer Location
    West Palm Beach, FL
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    f82461707107978623fs
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