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    Sale 5371

    Christie's Interiors

    25 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 207

    Robert Pollard (1755-1838), after Nicholas Pocock

    The approach of the British Squadron to the attack of the French under Admiral De Brueys off the Mouth of the Nile on the Evening of the 1st of August 1798

    Price Realised  

    Robert Pollard (1755-1838), after Nicholas Pocock
    The approach of the British Squadron to the attack of the French under Admiral De Brueys off the Mouth of the Nile on the Evening of the 1st of August 1798
    handcoloured aquatint, published by N.Pocock, London, 1798
    S. 18 x 24in. (46 x 61cm.)
    with a handcoloured engraving of 'The Memorable Victory over the French Commanded by Compte De Grasse in the West Indies April 12th 1782 by Sir George Bridges Rodney', after Nicholas Pocock, published by J.Walker, London, 1784
    S. 19 x 23½in. (48.2 x 59.6cm.) (2)


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