Pages reproduced from the original midshipmans log written onboard HMS VICTORY in 1805

nelson log 2nelson log 3This limited edition pair of facsimile pages has been reproduced from a Midshipman’s log written on board HMS Victory on the eve of the Battle of Trafalgar in 1805.

Issue number one is held in the Nelson Norfolk Museum Collection, and the events recorded within the document are confirmed in the definitive ‘Life of Nelson’ by Robert Southey.

In the Trafalgar bicentenary year of 2005, permission was granted for us to produce a limited edition of 1250 copies from the original pair of log pages. These facsimiles were for exclusive use within limited edition commemorative Nelson artworks.

After printing all of the origination and printing plates were destroyed.victory gundeck

Most of the edition were snapped up and sold (in less than an hour) through the QVC shopping channel.  We retained just a few copies.These are now offered exclusively through Beeton and Brown as a  truly unique and collectable  investment.

Supplied Unframed (62cm X 50cm) sealed in cellophane, in an antique white and hand numbered mount. The log transcript is printed in red and black onto a parchment style paper and attached to the back with easy peel sellotape, these will be sent randomly selected from a limited edition of 1250 prints and will be numbered from 251/1250


Price: £50.00

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