Lot n° 115
5500 - 6500
DELITTE, JEAN-YVES (1963)
Official Painter of the Navy, Member of the Academy of Arts and Sciences of the Sea.
Les grandes batailles navales: Trafalgar.
India ink, colored ink and acrylic highlights for this exceptional double page cover for an album published by Glénat and the National Museum of the Navy in March 2017.
Signed on the lower right corner. Jean-Yves Delitte is the master of the Grandes batailles navales collection - proposed by Glénat - and offers us here a brilliant reconstitution of the battle of Trafalgar, a major episode of the Napoleonic wars opposing in 1805 the Franco-Spanish fleet of Vice-Admiral Villeneuve, to the British fleet commanded by Vice-Admiral Nelson...
Dimensions: 58,5x76 cm.
Signed and stamped painter of the navy on the back.
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