A corvette scudding under fore course.
Printed by Rowney & Forster. Published by T. McLean. 26, Haymarket. [n.d., c.1824.]
Coloured lithograph, 275 x 420mm. 10¾ x 16½". Repaired tear in lower right.
A corvette, a manoeuverable, lightly armed warship smaller than a frigate. 'Fore course' refers to the mast on which the sail is raised.
[Ref: 11255] £140.00