Pierre OZANNE (Brest, 1737-1813)
Immersion of the Ninth Cone in Cherbourg Harbor in the Presence of King Louis XVI on June 23rd, 1786
43.3 x 74.8 cm. (18 1⁄16 x 31 3⁄16 in.)
Pen and black ink, wash, brown gouache highlights over black chalk lines.
Dutch paper, Jan Kool's watermark with a crowned escutcheon stamped with a fleur de lys and, further on, a numeral IV