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
Period
19th Century
Materials and Techniques
Painted   Glass
Condition
Good. Expected paint loss on reverse.
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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Located in West Palm Beach, FL

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