[A Storm with Lightening.]
Publish'd as the Act Directs Feb.y 7, 1771 for S. Hooper
Mezzotint, Sheet 455 x 555mm. Trimmed within plate, top edge chipped.
Two sailing ships on a storm-riven sea, the nearer seen from its stern as lightning strikes from a gap between the clouds in upper l, breaking the main-mast, two dolphins leaping to right, towards a plank of driftwood, and a fort on the cliffs to l; after Kobell; S. Hooper published state. 1771, this state published 1783.
Ex: Collection of The Hon. C. Lennox-Boyd.
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