ROYAL SPANISH NAVAL ETCHINGS, printed 1932
Offered for sale by Peter Austern of 'Brooklyn Books' - for more information please contact him via email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Two Color-Engravings of Spanish Naval Ships, printed in 1932 -- from the originals of c.1790 (NMM PU 7333 Royal Museums Greenwich, England).
'Navio De Linea Espanol'-- Spanish Ship of the Line, bow view, running downwind and firing a salute. From a series of 10 plates illustrating the classes of ships in the Royal Navy of Spain, circa 1790s.
'Lancha Canonera Espanola Con Canon de Grueso Calibre'-- Spanish Cannon Boat with heavy gauge cannon, mounted on starboard side, seen with a fresh wind. From a series of 10 plates illustrating the classes of the ships in the Royal Navy of Spain, circa 1790s.
Engraved by artist Agustín Berlinguero de la Marca Gallego (1750-1810). Etchings engravers-- Rodríguez and Gascó.
The artwork is lovely, bright, clean and sharp-- in very nice collectible condition. Approx. size of each is 7.8" x 10.5", printed on 14.5" x 20.5" sheet.
Domestic s&h $25.