PUGET, Pierre
(b. 1620, Marseille, d. 1694, Marseille)

Vessel Firing a Salvo

1651
Pen on vellum, 41 x 64,5 cm
Musée des Beaux-Arts, Marseille

Puget's reputation as a designer was established by his marine scenes, the collectors of the 17th century highly appreciated these pictures. In 1651 he already mastered the technique of using pen on vellum with the precision of the engraver.