German pocket battleship Admiral Graf Spee The Graf Spee attending the Fleet Review for the coronation of King George VI at Spithead Hampshire Launched in Graf Spee was deployed in the Atlantic as a commerce raider when the Second World War broke out After sinking nine Allied merchant ships she was tracked down by three Royal Navy cruisers HMS Exeter HMS Ajax and HMS Achilles In the ensuing engagement the Battle of the River Plate Graf Spee was damaged and sought refuge in the neutral Uruguayan port of Montevideo Faced with having to leave within hours and believing a heavier British force was on the way Graf Spees captain Hans Langsdorff opted to scuttle his ship
This giclée print delivers a vivid image with maximum color accuracy and exceptional resolution. The standard for museums and galleries around the world, giclée is a printing process where millions of ink droplets are “sprayed” onto high-quality paper. With the great degree of detail and smooth transitions of color gradients, giclée prints appear much more realistic than other reproduction prints. The high-quality paper (235 gsm) is acid free with a smooth surface.
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