The Wasp Boarding the Frolic.
[Published by George Clark. 1840.]
Wood engraving, 133 x 215mm. 5¼ x 8½".
During the War of 1812, whilst on the Delaware River, USS Wasp and HMS Frolic engaged to do battle, but Frolic was crippled and was captured by the Americans. From Bowen's "Naval Monument".
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