Vernet, Claude Joseph (1714-89); French. Medium: oil on canvas. Date: 1759. Vue du port de Bordeaux prise du Chateau Trompette; series of views of French seaports commissioned by King Louis XV of France in 1753 and executed between 1754 and 1765; seaport; Aquitaine; Gironde; Vauban; b/w photo; black and white photograph; port negrier; deposit of Musee du Louvre; Salon 1759; INV 8301; Provenance: Musee de la Marine, Paris, France / Giraudon. Photographic Rights The Bridgeman Art Library.