The Imperieuse & Thames attacking a Castle and Gun boats, Novr. 2nd 1811.From a drawing by Mr. Hood of the Imperieuse.
Hand coloured aquatint, sheet 145 x 210mm. 5¾ x 8¼". Trimmed within plate.
The two British ships in the harbour of Palinuro on the coast of Calabria near Naples, November 2nd, 1811. The Royal Marines disembarked, surprising the garrison and forcing its surrender. For James Ralfe's 'The Naval Chronology of Great Britain'.
Parker: 219. NMM: PAD5810.
[Ref: 14897] £180.00