Live Auction, 7 October 2019

Sold for

R 85 350
Lot 491
Gerhard Batha; Battle of the Glorious First of June, 1794, after Philippe-Jacques de Loutherbourg

Lot Estimate
R 50 000 - 70 000
Selling Price
Incl. Buyer's Premium and VAT
R 85 350

About this Item

South African 1937-
Battle of the Glorious First of June, 1794, after Philippe-Jacques de Loutherbourg
signed
oil on canvas
146 by 187cm excluding frame

Notes

Also known as Lord Howe's Action, this painting depicts the victory of the British naval forces under Lord Howe over a French force led by Louis Thomas Villaret de Joyeuse.  The original is in the collection of the National Maritime Museum, Greenwich.


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