Garneray, Ambroise-Louis (1783-1857); French. Medium: oil on canvas. Date: 1827. The naval Battle of Navarino was fought on 20 October 1827, during the Greek War of Independence (1821?32), in Navarino Bay (modern-day Pylos), on the west coast of the Peloponnese peninsula, in the Ionian Sea. La Bataille de Navarin. Provenance: Ch�teau de Versailles, France / Giraudon. Photographic Rights The Bridgeman Art Library.