Lot 504 of 576:
Sea battle at Majorca in 1706  

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Ergebung der auf dem Mittelländischen Meer gelegenen Balearischen insel Maiorca

Decker, Paul


Augustæ Vindelicorum



Engraved plate, with central image of the sea battle at Majorca in 1706 during the War of the Spanish Succession, surrounded by an ornate decorative border, and with a map of Majorca ("Maiorica I.") at top. The painting was by Paul Decker, engraved by Johann August Corvinus. Overall 47x36.5 cm (18½x14½") plus margins.

Large, finely engraved plate showing the attack on Majorca by Admiral John Leake in September 1706, part of the War of the Spanish Succession (1701-1714), in which England gained both Gibraltar and Minorca. From Jeremiah Wolff's "Repraesentatio belli, ob successionem in Regno Hispanico gesti = Der Spanische Successions-Krieg."

Lot Amendments

Some mild creasing, very good or better.

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