To Lord Collingwood the other Admirals, Captains, Officers and Men who Gallantly Fought for their Country off Trafalgar,this Print representing Britannia Crowning the Bust of our late Hero Lord Nelson is gratefully inscribed by their respectful Humble Serv.t A.R. Burt. The Proprietor conceiving it may not be unacceptable to the Public has subjourned a Facsimile of His Lordships signature
London. Published, Dec.r 5, 1805, by A.R. Burt, No.18, St. John's Lane, Clerkenwell.
Stipple printed in colour, 540 x 390mm (21¼ x 15¼"). Trimmed to plate top and right. Loss at right bottom.
Britannia crowns a bust of Nelson. The bust shows Nelson wearing a medal commemorating the Battle of the Nile. After Thomas Baxter (1782-1821) who was patronized by Lord Nelson himself.
Ernest Radford, ‘Baxter, Thomas (1782–1821)’, rev. Annette Peach, Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, Oxford University Press, 200
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