" TRAFALGAR". 30”x15”".
“Something must be left to chance; nothing is sure in a sea fight above all.”
Admiral Horatio Nelson
Inspired by the historical sea battle - The Battle of Trafalgar (21 October 1805) a naval engagement fought by the British Royal Navy against the combined fleets of the French and Spanish Navies, during the Napoleonic Wars (1796–1815). It is made up of about 30+ cut plate elements from the original "History of France" books published in London, 1883 by Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, & Rivington 188 Fleet Street.
Archival print on Hahnemuhle Matte Fine Art paper. 40”x17.5”. The print paper size includes a white border along with signature, title, edition number and embossed ‘artists’ stamp.
© Simon Blake 2019