Coehoorns Fortification Methods

Coehoorns Fortification Methods

C017/3503 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 90.7MB

Downloadable file size: 11.0MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Credit: DAVID PARKER/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Plate from 18th century encyclopedia showing an illustration of different fortification methods designed by Menno van Coehoorn. His first system was applied to numerous places in the Netherlands, notably Nijmegen, Breda and Bergen op Zoom. Mannheim in Germany was also fortified in this way, while the second system was applied to Belgrade and Temesvar in eastern Europe.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: bastion, belidor, castle, coehoorn, defence, encyclopedia, fortification, fortress, gun, illustration, ravelin, wall, war

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.