Isabey, Louis Eugene Gabriel (1803-86); French. Medium: oil on panel. Date: 19th Century. French naval success during the Nine Years War (1688-97) between King Louis XIV of France and the 'Grand Alliance' coalition forces of England, Holland, Spain, Austria and Savoy; 9 French ships under the command of Jean Bart (1650-1702) recaptured a French convoy of grain taken earlier by the Dutch navy; painting commissioned by King Louis-Philippe in 1836; Provenance: Musee de la Marine, Paris, France / Giraudon. Photographic Rights The Bridgeman Art Library.