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French Man of War

Photo credit: Sir Max Aitken Museum

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A very dramatic scene of a French Man o' War foundering of a rocky coast by the Dutch artist Philip van Macheren. His work is rare and not restricted to marine paintings.

Sir Max Aitken Museum


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    oil on canvas

  • Measurements

    101.6 x 127 cm

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