A Sloop of War Ship (new Class) 18 Guns, as Dido, &c. Hove to, making signal for a Pilot. Ensign and Pendant hoisted.
London, Pub.d by Ackermann & Co. Oct.r 1. 1840.
Coloued aquatint and etching. 152 x 235mm. 6 x 9¼". Minor foxing, small tears in lower edge.
The HMS Dido was an 18-gun corvette, a small, manoeuvrable, lightly armed warship, launched in 1836, used as a coal hulk after 1860 and eventually sold in 1903.
[Ref: 17933] £160.00