The directory «Plots of stamps in the catalogue»
Garneray Ambroise Louise
Louis Garneray wrote three popular autobiographies recounting his adventurous double career as a sailor, sometimes corsair, and artist. After leaving home at thirteen to sail, he quickly discovered that the captains wanted him to depict their brave deeds, which he did until he was captured by the English in 1806. He spent from 1806 until 1814 in... More...
Ras al-Khaima, 1972, Return from Elba