London, South Kensington
27 October 1999
German School, 18th Century
A fortress by a river under siege
oil on canvas, unframed
31 x 51.3/8 in. (80.7 x 130.5 cm.)
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It has been suggested that this may depict the defence of Corfu by the Venetian Republic, led by Field Marshal Count von der Schulenburg, against the Turks in 1715-16.
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