The Situation of His Majestys Ship Ambuscade, off the Island of Jersey, the 15th of November 1779.To the Inhabitants of the said Island This Plate is most humbly Dedicated by their obedient humble Servant W. Adlam Capt. of Marines.
London, Publish'd August 12th 1780.
Very scarce mezzotint, platemark 445 x 550mm (17½ x 21½"). Loss of margins, damage, repaired tears.
HMS Ambuscade in treacherous conditions off the island of Jersey. Launched in 1773, the ship was in service until 1810, making valuable contributions during the Napoleonic wars.
Ex: collection of the late Hon. C. Lennox-Boyd.
[Ref: 37039] £450.00