Thu, 17th Jul 2008 12:00

Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art (Phoenix)

 
Lot 22
 

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A rare broadside commemorating the Battle of...

A rare broadside commemorating the Battle of the Nile
engraved and published by Thomas Tomkins, 18th January 1799 and comprising a transcript of Nelson's letter describing the action, including lines of battle, Admirals and Captains and the ships' fates (foxing, spotting)

26 x 18in. (66 x 46cm.) Framed.

Sold for £471
Estimated at £200 - £300

(inc. buyer's premium of 24%)


 
A rare broadside commemorating the Battle of the Nile
engraved and published by Thomas Tomkins, 18th January 1799 and comprising a transcript of Nelson's letter describing the action, including lines of battle, Admirals and Captains and the ships' fates (foxing, spotting)

26 x 18in. (66 x 46cm.) Framed.