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Sketch by Willem van de Velde, the Elder of the Dutch fleet on the day before the "Four Days Battle" began June 1666 off the Flemish and English coasts. Later colorized by Johan Herman Isings.

Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest Willem van de Velde the Younger (1633-1707) - Calm sea with Dutch flagship, 1653 : detail

Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest Willem van de Velde the Younger - Calm sea with Dutch flagship, 1653 : detail

VELDE, Willem van de, the Younger [Dutch Baroque Era Painter, 1633-1707] Shipping in Heavy Seasc. 1675

VELDE, Willem van de, the Younger [Dutch Baroque Era Painter, Shipping in Heavy Seas

The Taking of the English Flagship The Royal Prince by Willem Van De Velde

The Taking of the English Flagship the Royal Prince (detail) 1666 Willem Van De Velde

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On September of John Paul Jones flagship Bonhomme Richard sank in the icy cold waters off Flamborough Head, Yorkshire, England. She was torn apart and on fire after a long and bloody battle with HMS Serapis it resulted in the British ship.

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