Her Majesty's Iron Cased Screw Steam Frigate "Minotaur",To Admiral Frederick Warden... [publisher's dedication.]
London, Published Feby. 26th 1867 by Wm. Foster, 17, Billiter Street, Fenchurch Street.
Hand coloured lithograph, image 390 x 615mm. 15¼ x 24¼". Repaired chips and tears to tile area and margins; bright colour. Unexamined out of fine maple frame.
A magnificent representation of HMS Minotaur, a 50-gun armoured ironclad battleship launched at Blackwall in 1863. She served in the Mediterranean and during the 1882 Egyptian War, but spent the bulk of her active career as flagship of the Channel Fleet. She was re-named HMS Boscawen II in March 1904. Statistical lists to left and right of title. By Thomas Goldsworth Dutton (1819/20 - 1891; fl.).
Parker: 1875. NMM: PAH9293.
[Ref: 17649] £990.00