(b. Copenhagen 1833, d. s.p. 1891)
The Battle of Dynekilen 27. june - 8. July 1716. Signed C. N. Oil on paper laid on canvas. 36×69.5 cm.
The battle of Dynekilen, during the Great Northern War, is one of the most famous naval battles in Danish military history. During the battle, Tordenskjold, a Danish Vice-Admiral managed to destroy numerous Swedish transport ships, together with the escort of 13 to 15 warships. This battle was the end of Charles XII of Sweden's first campaign in Norway.