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A View of the Taking of Quebec, 13 September 1759,
A View of the Taking of Quebec September 13th, 1759. Shewing the manner of debarking the English Forces, & of the resolute scrambling of the light Infantry Also a view of the signal Victory obtained over the French regulars, Canadians and Indians, which produced the surrender of Quebec [+ French title].  Engraving  published by Robert Sayer , 1759. The engraving shows the three stages of the battle: the British disembarking, scaling the cliff and the battle   Later republished by Bowles & Carver (London) Size plate: 36.2 x 47.9 cm) sheet:37 x 49.1 cm . Original colour. engraving (several tears & small creases & margins discolouration with surface abrasions, plus a large fold dead centre + laid to board). Bowles' successors, Robert Wilkinson and Bowles & Carver re-issued A View of the Taking of Quebec (first issued circa 1760 by Sayer ). . Due to condition issues not the £1k+ often seen at £225 inc delivery cheaper collected



The Defeat of the French Admiral Linois by Comodore Dance, Feby 15th 1804
 Drawn by Corbould illustration to Lyttleton's 'History of England'. 1802-5 Etching and engraving  Publisher: J.Stratford, Holborn Hill 1814 size 15 x 19 cm £25 untinted

The Helder Point from Mars Diep, Texel Roads
 Drawn by Edward Walsh (1756-1832) engraved by  James Heath  rare early channel view  the Anglo-Russian invasion fleet of 1799 anchor on the background of the dunes; Published as the Act directs March 21, 1800, by GG & J. Robinson, Paternoster Row RARE unmounted water mark to margin right and top corner £30 luckily untinted


Combat dans la mer du Nord
Naval battle between French and British ships in the North Sea. ... Title: Combat dans la mer du nord, Juin 1696 / peint par Gudin ; gravé par Chavanne. Battle at Dogger Bank  c 1845 steeel engraving larger plate 8 x 12 inch+ margin £15 unmounted creased one corner


The Victory

1872 photolithograph in sepia scruffy margin edges £12




HM Ships Excellent, Calcutta & Vernon
Colour Lithograph, after W. F. Mitchell, from "Royal Navy in a Series of Illustrations dated 1880  £12



 

The Battle of Trafalgar
Antique steel engraved print with decorative border, 20 x 13.5 cm plus decorative border. From England's Battles by Sea and Land ( pub 1857 )written by Lieut Col Williams and illustrated by J de Leutherbourg and Rogers £12 unmounted  minus border x 2

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Admiral Duncan's Victory over the Dutch Fleet
Antique steel engraved print with decorative border, 20 x 13.5 cm plus decorative border. From England's Battles by Sea and Land ( pub 1857 )written by Lieut Col Williams and illustrated by J de Leutherbourg and Rogers £12 unmounted x 2

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The Great Harry man of war
Antique steel engraved print with decorative border, 20 x 13.5 cm plus decorative border. From England's Battles by Sea and Land ( pub 1857 )written by Lieut Col Williams and illustrated by J de Leutherbourg and Rogers £12 unmountedx 2

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The Hon East India Company's Steamer Nemesis
Antique steel engraved print with decorative border, 20 x 13.5 cm plus decorative border. From England's Battles by Sea and Land ( pub 1857 )written by Lieut Col Williams and illustrated by J de Leutherbourg and Rogers £12 unmounted or tinted state if pref

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Storm Engraving by Vernet / Dédié à Monsieur Godefroy, Contrôleur Grnl de la Marine

Gravé par J.J. Flipart, Graveur du Roy et de sa Majesté. Imp.le et Rle 1771 ; signé et daté, en bas à gauche : Peint par J. Vernet, Peintre du Roy, en 1764 ; lettre : Dédié à Monsieur Godefroy, Contrôleur Grnl de la Marine / D'après le Tableau Orgl. appartenant à Mr Godefroy, large de 2 pieds 5 p° sur 1 pied 9 po de haut. Par son très humble et très obéisfant Serviteur, J.J. Flipart. / A Paris, chez Flipart, Rue d'Enfer, près la Place St Michel, Maison du Md Limonadier . . ..aka by are very humble and obedient servant JJFlipart. On the table After Orgl belonging to Mr Godfrey, off 2 feet 5PCS1 foot 9 pc high. In Paris.in Flipart Street of Hell, near the Place St MichelMd house CorkscrewPainted by J.Vernet (1714-1789) painter Royal in 1764. Engraved by JJ Flipart (Jean-Jacques Flipart 1719-1782) recorder Royand its majesty and R Imp.le 1771.



Teignmouth, Hamoaze

Picturesque Delineations in the Counties of Devon and Cornwall / Marine Studies in the Hamoaze
By Samuel Prout (printmaker; painter/draughtsman; British; Male; 1783 - 1852) Watercolourist and printmaker; made lithographs to illustrate number of drawing books 'Marine Sketches' etc. Two marine views; at top, 'Teignmouth', with ships at sea, three figures seen in a long boat in foreground at right, and a hill on the coast behind in the distance; below, 'Hamoaze', with large ship moored at sea at left, and small boats sailing in foreground and background. 30 July 1811 Soft-ground etching Initialled within upper image on water in lower right corner; lettered below each image with its title, and below lower image with production details: 'Drawn & Etched by S. Prout. / Published July 30, 1811, by T. Palser, Surry Side Westminster Bridge.'. Size Height: 294 millimetres Width: 438 millimetres £95 inc delivery




“Some Sea Officers of the Great War”,
painted in 1921 by Sir Arthur Cope and currently in storage in the National Portrait gallery cellars being restored . The pic shows Sir William Edmund Goodenough (1867-1945), Admiral. Sir Robert Keith Arbuthnot, 4th Bt (1864-1916), Rear-Admiral. Sir Montague Edward Browning (1863-1947), Admiral. Sir Christopher Craddock (1862-1914), Admiral. Sir Horace Hood (1870-1916), Rear-Admiral. Sir John Michael de Robeck, Bt (1862-1928), Admiral of the Fleet. Sir William Packenham (1861-1933), Admiral. Sir Reginald Yorke Tyrwhitt, 1st Bt (1870-1951), Admiral. Roger John Brownlow Keyes, 1st Baron Keyes (1872-1945), Sir Cecil Burney, 1st Bt (1858-1929), Admiral of the Fleet. David Beatty, 1st Earl Beatty (1871-1936), Admiral. Sir Trevelyan Napier (1867-1920), Vice-Admiral. Louis Alexander Mountbatten, Marquess of Milford Haven (Prince Louis of Battenburg), (1854-1921), Admiral of the Fleet. Sir Hugh Evan-Thomas (1862-1928), Admiral. Sir Frederick Sturdee, 1st Bt (1859-1925), Admiral. Sir Arthur Cavenagh Leveson (1868-1929), Admiral. Sir Charles Edward Madden, 1st Bt (1862-1935), Admiral. John Rushworth Jellicoe, 1st Earl Jellicoe (1859-1935), Admiral. Rosslyn Erskine Wemyss, Baron Wester Wemyss (1864-1933), Admiral of the Fleet. Originally from a group of three entitled Naval Officers of World War One. Published by Emery Walker Ltd, printers, engravers and photographers .This is laid to card from new ie sold this way has some surface soiling as located in the stores . . . seems to have been sold just after the portrait was painted and well before 1930 £105 inc delivery as will need very strong wrapping being on card seems to be almost a photo mezzotint !






Dichiaratione della presente figura per la costruttione della galera by Vincenzo Coronelli, /Roman Galley
[1692]
From : Atlante Veneto, in which is contained the Descrittione geographical, historical, religious, secular and political degl'imperii, kingdoms, provinces and states of the universe, their division and borders, by the adding of all countries re-discovered them, increased many tables no longer published. Work and study of the Father Master Coronelli ... In 1692 Venetia ("ATLAS / VENETO, / In which contains / LA Descrittione / Geographical, Historical, Sacred, Profane, and / Politics, / Degl'mperij, Kingdoms, Provinces, and States / UNIVERSE, / Their Division, and Borders, / on adding all of them re-discovered countries, / Increased Geographical tables of many, no longer published. / WORK AND STUDY / MASTER OF THE FATHER / CORONELLI MIN. CONVENT. / Cosmographer of the Venetian Republic, and / Professor of Geography / At the University of Venetia / Use / ACADEMY OF Cosmografica ARGONAUTI / TOMO In The Venetia 1692 ") / Atlante Veneto, nel quale si contiene la descrittione geografica, storica, sacra, profana e politica degl'imperii, regni, provincie e stati dell'universo, loro divisione e confini, coll'aggiunta di tutti li paesi nuovamente scoperti, accresciuto di molte tavole non più pubblicate. Opera e studio del Padre Maestro Coronelli...In Venetia 1692.
Vincenzo Coronelli (August 16, 1650 – December 9, 1718) was a Franciscan monk, cosmographer, cartographer, publisher, and encyclopedist known in particular for his atlases and globes. He spent most of his life in Venice. Stupidly rare elevations of a n early looks to be Roman Galley . Full page but a stain to the right which will mount out or clean I can get this done here but will take about 4 weeks (a slow / busy restorer) £185 inc delivery also included on italy page


Naval Battle
Steel engraved two images to a page prints from Carl Mayers Kunst-Anstalt in Nürnberg /Carl Mayers Nuremberg Art Institute . Image Size 10.7 x 15.2 cm Most engravings done to artwork by Fritz Bamberger Stunning quality £18 unmounted


The Battle at La Hogue:
engraving by William Woollett (1781) after a painting by Benjamin West FromThe continuation of Mr. Rapin's History of England: from the revolution to the present times Copper engraving published 1815 £20 unmounted


The Death of Lord Nelson
Antique copper engraved print by T Wallis after W M Craig. Date published Brightly & Kinnersley, Bungay in Suffolk, from Rev. E.Blomfield's A Complete and Universal Dictionary. 1815. £20 unmounted



The Funeral of Lord Nelson
Antique copper engraved print by T Wallis after W M Craig. Date published Brightly & Kinnersley, Bungay in Suffolk, from Rev. E.Blomfield's A Complete and Universal Dictionary. 1815. £20 unmounted


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A D McCormick, 1920’s Player's Navy Mixture advertising Shop Counter card/poster. . various dings/dents paited out price label from a numpty who put labels on paper .Arthur David McCormick (1860 - 1943 ) £30 inc delivery.. here as nice early sailors etc less collected



Ships United States + Macedonian
Steel engraved two images to a page prints from Carl Mayers Kunst-Anstalt in Nürnberg /Carl Mayers Nuremberg Art Institute . Image Size 10.7 x 15.2 cm Most engravings done to artwork by Fritz Bamberger Stunning quality £18 unmounted repair to base edge


Lord Howe's engagement with the French Fleet 1794
Antique copper engraved print by T Wallis after W M Craig. Date published Brightly & Kinnersley, Bungay in Suffolk, from Rev. E.Blomfield's A Complete and Universal Dictionary. 1805. £20 unmounted



Lord Viscount Duncan's Victory Antique steel engraved print with decorative border, 20 x 13.5 cm plus decorative border. From England's Battles by Sea and Land ( pub 1857 )written by Lieut Col Williams and illustrated by J de Leutherbourg and Rogers £12 unmountedx 3


Battle of Corunna
"Battle of Corunna" (in 1809) engraved by Fittler ,drawn by Neale , Antique copper engraved print t published in ..London: Published by Thomas Kelly, Paternoster Row ,1817 crease to corner/border £15 unmounted



vorstellung des Rutupinischen römischen lagers auf des Englischen Kusten ohnweit Sandwich

Antique copper engraved print a German engraving of the Naval stores and looks to be defences off Sandwich pre 1750 mentions St Margarets Clift needs a german scholar £20


The Attack of Severn droog by Commodore James, 2nd April 1755,

Antique copper engraved print from the Gentleman's Magazine April 1761 . . unmounted


Captain Cook
Frontespiece to Bankes geography . Original antique ethnographic print From Bankes's "New System of Geography, Published by Royal Authority". The print was published by C. Cooke in London ca 1775. . . . etc"" Size 12.5*x 18cms Copper engraving. : Elephant Folio. Frayed page edges £15





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A SEA FIGHT, showing all the Variety of Actions in the engagement  between the English and the French,
 Antque copper- plate engraving 21 in. by 15 in. (Bowles &  Carver), c. 1760 .. Due to condition issues  £220 inc delivery much cheaper collected Engraving meant to be by  Thomas Baston Centre picture is colour enhanced in photoshop, the others are done in daylight looks to be laid down but as in many large  maritime pics of this time stupidly rare


The Success wedged on a rock, being at the same time between the fire of the Spanish fort at Umata and a ship in the harbour 'L'Isola di Bass in Scozia';

An antique line engraving by Eastgate which was published by Alexander Hogg in "1795

Folding print of Bass Rock, an island in the Firth of Forth, East Scotland by Tom published in France1750. 195mm x 145mm.

The cutting of the Corvette La Chevrette
Antique steel engraved print with decorative border, 20 x 13.5 cm plus decorative border. From England's Battles by Sea and Land ( pub 1857 )written by Lieut Col Williams and illustrated by J de Leutherbourg and Rogers £12 unmounted


The Spanish Armada
Antique steel engraved print with decorative border, 20 x 13.5 cm plus decorative border. From England's Battles by Sea and Land ( pub 1857 )written by Lieut Col Williams and illustrated by J de Leutherbourg and Rogers £10 unmounted


The Battle of La Hogue
Antique steel engraved print with decorative border, 20 x 13.5 cm plus decorative border. From England's Battles by Sea and Land ( pub 1857 )written by Lieut Col Williams and illustrated by J de Leutherbourg and Rogers £12 unmounted


The Bombardment of Algiers
Antique steel engraved print with decorative border, 20 x 13.5 cm plus decorative border. From England's Battles by Sea and Land ( pub 1857 )written by Lieut Col Williams and illustrated by J de Leutherbourg and Rogers £12 unmounted


Section of a Galley& of a First rate Ship of war
  illustration to the 'Universal Magazine'. Copper line engraving,Engraved for the Universal Magazine", and production detail, "M: Lc. Sc [?] / For J. Hinton at the King's Arms in Newgate Street".The Universal Magazine was a monthly magazine founded by John Hinton and published between 1747 and 1799 mainly by subscription. £40 triple page fold out dated 1751  unmounted


View ofthe great  Harry, built in the reign of King Henry VIII
from the London Magazine; or, Gentleman's Monthly Intelligencer original folds all complete £45 26 x 20.5 cm  early panorama  unmounted with folds as issued. These early folding prospects are rare and normally accurate versions of the place depicted . Printed and sold by Richard Baldwin from Paternoster Row. Rarer first version The "Great Harry" 1000 built in the reign of King Henry VIII, built at Woolwich launched in 1514 engraving from the 1750's

Parts of a ship Mizzen mast etc
 From the The Gentleman's Magazine .The Gentleman's Magazine was a monthly magazine published in London in the 18th, 19th, and early 20th century. The magazine began publication with the January 1731 issue. Over time the magazine had various subtitles, including "monthly intelligencer" and "historical review". It restarted its volume numbering in 1868. £18 toned to cream  dated 1748
 
Very Early Tudor Ship
Wood engraving with later hand colour in page of text refers to General Tasel in Africa From Das erste buch der cosmography.by  MÜNSTER,S.. published: Basle 1598. yes that old ! £20 page is large folio



The Battle of the Nile
 Antique steel engraved print with decorative border, 20 x 13.5 cm plus decorative border. From England's Battles by Sea and Land ( pub 1857 )written by Lieut Col Williams and illustrated by J de Leutherbourg and Rogers £12 unmounted . .
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Intrepid Behaviour of Capt Charles Napier
 Antique steel engraved print with decorative border, 20 x 13.5 cm plus decorative border. From England's Battles by Sea and Land ( pub 1857 )written by Lieut Col Williams and illustrated by J de Leutherbourg and Rogers £12 unmounted .x 3
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Bombardment of St Jean D'Acre
 Antique steel engraved print with decorative border, 20 x 13.5 cm plus decorative border. From England's Battles by Sea and Land ( pub 1857 )written by Lieut Col Williams and illustrated by J de Leutherbourg and Rogers £12 unmounted . .

Lord Howe's Victory over the French
 Antique steel engraved print with decorative border, 20 x 13.5 cm plus decorative border. From England's Battles by Sea and Land ( pub 1857 )written by Lieut Col Williams and illustrated by J de Leutherbourg and Rogers £12 unmounted . .



An English First Rate Ship of War with Rigging and at Anchor -
 the Section of the First Rate Ship, with Smaller Engravings of a Ketch, a Schooner and a Sloop


Antique copper engraving from Spencer's 'New History of England Published by Alexr. Hogg/ 1794  Page size 35 x 23 cm £20


The naval engagement of Richard Beauchamp, Earl of Warwick, with two great French carricks
View ofthe great Ship Harry, built in the reign of King Henry VIII
Antique copper engraving from Spencer's 'New History of England Published by Alexr. Hogg/ 1794  Page size 35 x 23 cm £20

Lord Howe's Victory
Antique copper engraving from Spencer's 'New History of England Published by Alexr. Hogg/ 1794  Page size 35 x 23 cm £20 some staining in ink in margins £15



The Mouth of the Yare
Original Antique steel engraved print drawn by J. Stark, engraved by W. Miller. ca 1840. Good condition. Hand-coloured. 18,8x12,8cm. ( Yarmouth with warships collecting provisions) £15 unmounted


Nore Lights Antique steel engraved print with decorative border, 20 x 13.5 cm plus decorative border. From England's Battles by Sea and Land ( pub 1857 )written by Lieut Col Williams and illustrated by J de Leutherbourg and Rogers £12 unmounted



The Bombardment of Odessa 1
Antique steel engraved print with decorative border, 20 x 13.5 cm plus decorative border. From England's Battles by Sea and Land ( pub 1857 )written by Lieut Col Williams and illustrated by J de Leutherbourg and Rogers £12 unmounted tinted or untinted state pref


The Gallant Affair of the Hecla and Arrogant
Antique steel engraved print with decorative border, 20 x 13.5 cm plus decorative border. From England's Battles by Sea and Land ( pub 1857 )written by Lieut Col Williams and illustrated by J de Leutherbourg and Rogers £12 unmountedx 2





The Bombardment of Odessa 2
Antique steel engraved print with decorative border, 20 x 13.5 cm plus decorative border. From England's Battles by Sea and Land ( pub 1857 )written by Lieut Col Williams and illustrated by J de Leutherbourg and Rogers £12 unmounted tinted + 1 untinted state id pref


Death of Horatio Viscount nelson
Antique steel engraved print with decorative border, 20 x 13.5 cm plus decorative border. From England's Battles by Sea and Land ( pub 1857 )written by Lieut Col Williams and illustrated by J de Leutherbourg and Rogers £12 unmounted x 2


Balaclava Harbour
Antique steel engraved print with decorative border, 20 x 13.5 cm plus decorative border. From England's Battles by Sea and Land ( pub 1857 )written by Lieut Col Williams and illustrated by J de Leutherbourg and Rogers £12 unmounted



Scene on the deck of the Queen Charlotte, the sea battle rages
Decorative border and vignettes include Howe being Knighted on the deck by Geo. III. Antique steel engraved print with decorative border, 20 x 13.5 cm plus decorative border. From England's Battles by Sea and Land ( pub 1857 )written by Lieut Col Williams and illustrated by M Brown and J Rogers £12 unmounted


The Storming of San Sebastian with the Union Jack flying over the first fort captured.
 Antique steel engraved print with decorative border, 20 x 13.5 cm plus decorative border. From England's Battles by Sea and Land ( pub 1857 )written by Lieut Col Williams and illustrated by J de Leutherbourg and Rogers £12 unmounted . . . 2 copies



The Death of Captain Faulknor
 Antique steel engraved print with decorative border, 20 x 13.5 cm plus decorative border. From England's Battles by Sea and Land ( pub 1857 )written by Lieut Col Williams and illustrated by J de Leutherbourg and Rogers £12 unmounted




The Battle of la Hogue
Antique steel engraved print from the painting by B. West R.A. engraved by J. C. Armytage and published by Virtue and Co.. London in circa. 1860 Image 20 x 13.5 cm £12. . x5


The Seige of Gibraltar

Antique steel engraved print from the painting by B. West R.A. engraved by J. C. Armytage and published by Virtue and Co.. London in circa. 1860 Image 20 x 13.5 cm £12. . .x 4



Bombardment of Sweaborg Antique steel engraved print from the painting by B. West R.A. engraved by J. C. Armytage and published by Virtue and Co.. London in circa. 1860 Image 20 x 13.5 cm £12. . .x 5unmounted








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