Fraud Blocker Skip to main content

Home > Europe > United Kingdom > England > Hampshire > Fleet

The sinking of the Mary Rose during the Battle of the Solent, 1545, 1778 (engraving)

The sinking of the Mary Rose during the Battle of the Solent, 1545, 1778 (engraving)


Canvas Prints
Metal Prints
Cards
Home Decor


We accept all major credit cards

Fine Art Finder

Fine Art Finder Photo Prints and Wall Art

The sinking of the Mary Rose during the Battle of the Solent, 1545, 1778 (engraving)

BAL362926 The sinking of the Mary Rose during the Battle of the Solent, 1545, 1778 (engraving) (later colouration) by Basire, James (1730-1802) (after); Private Collection; (add.info.: The Encampment of the English Forces near Portsmouth; The naval Battle of the Solent took place on 18 and 19 July 1545 fought between the fleets of Francis I of France and Henry VIII of England, in the Solent channel off the south coast of England between Hampshire and the Isle of Wight; The attacking fleet was repelled saving Portsmouth and England from French invasion; last moments of the Mary Rose; English warship; vice-flagship; sinking off Southsea Castle; with loss of most of the crew of 185 soldiers; 200 seamen and 30 gunners; ); British, out of copyright

Media ID 12866286

© www.bridgemanimages.com

Aerial View Birds Eye View Fortified Henry Viii Isle Of Wight Sea Battle


FEATURES IN THESE COLLECTIONS

> Aerial Photography > England

> Aerial Photography > France

> Aerial Photography > Related Images

> Arts > Artists > B > James Basire

> Arts > Artists > P > Francis Place

> Europe > United Kingdom > England > Aerial Views

> Europe > United Kingdom > England > Castles

> Europe > United Kingdom > England > Hampshire > Fleet

> Europe > United Kingdom > England > Hampshire > Portsmouth

> Europe > United Kingdom > England > Hampshire > Related Images

> Fine Art Finder > Artists > James (after) Basire


EDITORS COMMENTS
This engraving, titled "The sinking of the Mary Rose during the Battle of the Solent, 1545" transports us back to a pivotal moment in history. Created by James Basire in 1778 and later colorized, this print captures the chaos and tragedy that unfolded on that fateful day. In this scene, we witness the last moments of the mighty English warship, Mary Rose. As part of an attacking fleet led by Francis I of France against Henry VIII's England, she finds herself engulfed in a fierce battle off Southsea Castle. The ship is depicted sinking into the depths with her crew onboard - 185 soldiers, 200 seamen, and 30 gunners - facing an uncertain fate. The image provides a birds-eye view of the naval encampment near Portsmouth as well as other ships engaged in combat. Fortifications dotting the coast serve as reminders of England's determination to repel French invasion. The detail captured within this artwork allows us to marvel at Tudor-era vessels armed with cannons ready for action. "The sinking of the Mary Rose during the Battle of Solent" serves as a poignant reminder not only of one ship's tragic end but also highlights England's resilience and victory over their adversaries. This historical masterpiece offers viewers an opportunity to reflect on past conflicts while appreciating both artistic skill and storytelling prowess.

MADE IN AUSTRALIA
Safe Shipping with 30 Day Money Back Guarantee

FREE PERSONALISATION*
We are proud to offer a range of customisation features including Personalised Captions, Color Filters and Picture Zoom Tools

SECURE PAYMENTS
We happily accept a wide range of payment options so you can pay for the things you need in the way that is most convenient for you

* Options may vary by product and licensing agreement. Zoomed Pictures can be adjusted in the Basket.



redeem
Beautiful Photo Prints and Gifts
image
Professionally Printed
thumb_up
Professional quality finish
diamond
Made with high-grade materials
inventory_2
Carefully packed to aid safe arrival



Related Images


The Encampment of the English Forces near Portsmouth during the Battle of the Solent, 1778 (engraving) (later colouration)
The Encampment of the English Forces near Portsmouth during the Battle of the Solent, 1778 (engraving) (later colouration)
The Mary Rose
The Mary Rose
The Encampment of the English Forces near Portsmouth during the Battle of the Solent
The Encampment of the English Forces near Portsmouth during the Battle of the Solent
The Encampment of the English Forces near Portsmouth during the Battle of the Solent
The Encampment of the English Forces near Portsmouth during the Battle of the Solent
Book of Hours. 15th c. Fol. 152v. Mass of St Gregory
Book of Hours. 15th c. Fol. 152v. Mass of St Gregory
Sir George Carew, c1532-1543 (1945). Artist: Hans Holbein the Younger
Sir George Carew, c1532-1543 (1945). Artist: Hans Holbein the Younger
Defeat of the Floating Batteries at Gibraltar, 1782 (c1783)
Defeat of the Floating Batteries at Gibraltar, 1782 (c1783)
The Arsenal team line up before the match
The Arsenal team line up before the match
Roman latrine J000112
Roman latrine J000112
Waterloo Battle 1815
Waterloo Battle 1815
Great Wall / China / Allom
Great Wall / China / Allom
GOLDEN HIND (FORD)
GOLDEN HIND (FORD)

+

Shipping

+

Choices

+

Reviews

+

Guarantee




Collections


James Basire
James Basire
Browse 85 Prints
Francis Place
Francis Place
Browse 907 Prints
James (after) Basire
James (after) Basire
Browse 15 Prints
Hampshire Related Images
Hampshire Related Images
Browse 5,539 Prints
Fleet
Fleet
Browse 112 Prints
Portsmouth
Portsmouth
Browse 1,079 Prints
Aerial Photography Related Images
Aerial Photography Related Images
Browse 29,164 Prints
France
France
Browse 1,145 Prints
England
England
Browse 4,878 Prints
Aerial Views
Aerial Views
Browse 2,114 Prints
Castles
Castles
Browse 9,081 Prints