POLACRE A LA VOILLE.

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Pierre Mortier


Polacre a la voille.

Copper plate engraving, 1700
16 1/4 x 21 1/8" plus title and margins.
Very good condition. Full original hand coloring.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 42013
Price: $3,750.00
Publisher : A Amsterdam chez Pierre Mortier Avec Privilege.
A fine, early image of a 17th century sailing vessel. This print appeared in Pierre Mortier's grand sea atlas, "Le Neptune Francois." In this atlas were a number of plans of different types early sailing vessels that were found in European waters during the last quarter of the 17th century. This example has stunning full original hand coloring. 18th-19th Century Subjects , Marine , Sailing, Clippers & Yachts

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