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1998.1175 (RS22470)

Description

Ship battle scene of fifteen figures. The central figures include a male holding the female princess and defending her from at least four other males. A mast, ropes, knives, swords, and spears complete the image. Mounted in 2 inch gilt frame.

Details

Maker
Possibly Turgis, Vve. (Maker)
Date
1850-1870
Possibly
Inscriptions
Printed underneath print: ""(?) Turgis, Rue St. Jacques, 16. Lith. de Turgis. (?)"" Under the left of the print, the story is written: ""Appuye contre le grand mat, tenant d'une main la princesse, de l'autre son terrible glaive, Gonzalve attend ses enne --- sans crainte. Les premiers tombent a ses pieds, les autres se serrent et les rem placent. Gonzalve precipite ses----------------. Le tumulte, la terreur environnet."" Under the right of the print, the story is written: ""Apoyado junto al palo mayory leniendo con una mano a la princesay con la otra suformi ----Gonzalo a esperar a sus enemigos, sintemor alguno. Los primeros caen a sus pies, y los otros ----zan. Gonzalo precipita sus golpes; sualfange hacevolar las armas porlos aires los mienbros espa-----.""
Location of origin
Paris, France
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
hand coloring
lithography
prints (visual works)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Hand Colored
hand coloring
Lithography
lithography
marines (visual works)
PICTURE, MARITIME
Print
prints (visual works)
Dimensions
12.25 x 15.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1175
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
14049

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