Commencement of Capt.n Schomberg's Action off Madagascar, May 26th. 1811.From a Drawing by Mr. Beechey.
Aquatint. 159 x 241mm. 6¼ x 9½". Some spotting.
The beginning of what became known as the Battle of Tamatave, Madagascar, between British and French frigate squadrons during the Napoleonic Wars. The British side was led by Sir Charles Marsh Schomberg.
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