An antique battle plan from the 'Atlas to the memoirs of John Duke of Marlborough' engraved by Neele & Son after C.Ham Smith. Major. Published in 1820. Original colour. Some age toning. Has two vertical folds. The Battle of Oudenaarde was a key battle in the War of the Spanish Succession fought on 11 July 1708 between the forces of Great Britain, the Dutch Republic and the Holy Roman Empire on the one side and the French on the other. It took place at Oudenaarde, Belgium and was a decisive victory for the allies.
Approx 32cms by 24cms.