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THE VASA SUNDAY AUGUST 10TH 1628 (DETAIL)

Vasa, the royal ship was a magnificent spectacle as she set forth on her maiden voyage from Stockholm on August 10th 1628. There was a gentle breeze and the Vasa leaned with it as her sails filled. With her 64 cannon, masts of 50 meters and hundreds of gilded and painted sculptures, she was then the mightiest warship ever seen in the Baltic Sea. ...

  • Id: vasa_1628-b1p-003-b2p-020
  • Name: THE VASA SUNDAY AUGUST 10TH 1628 (DETAIL)
  • Media: Oil on canvas
  • Size: 30"" x 20"" (76cm x 51cm)
  • Section: HISTORIC VESSELS
  • Book 1 Page: 3
  • Book 2 Page: 20