Corvette SMS Leipzig, Imperial German Navy, c. 1890


Corvette SMS Leipzig, Imperial German Navy, c. 1890


SMS Leipzig [Corvette “Leipzig”], Imperial German Navy, built 1875


Technique:

Lithography

Artist:

printed/published by Carl Garte (Lithographische Kunst-Anstalt Carl Garte), Leipzig

Date:

c. 1890

Original Size:

c. 6×9 cm

Original title/description:

S. M. KREUZERFREGATTE “LEIPZIG”

Source:

taken from: Album deutscher Kriegsschiffe. Leipzig: Carl Garte [c. 1890].


2 comments

  1. This is the ship that my great grandfather Paul Louis Herman Hoffmann jumped off in 1890. His story is well documented so I don’t have to tell it. But this is the first time I have seen a photo of the ship.

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