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GUERARD, Nicolas

Tousjours [sic] entre les bras de la Mort - Officier de la marine.

Late 17th-early 18th c

Engr., 18 x 26,5 cm, hand-coloured with gilt details (sm. defects).


Allegorical print about a naval officer who has to rely on his instruments in the face of various dangers and the threat of death: a chart, a pair of dividers, a sounding line, a compass, protractor, etc. Without the printing address.
Ref. British Museum 2015, 7041.1.

€ 100 / 150

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