The Leviathan & L'Amerique.
Published Nov.r 1799 by Binney & Gold.
Aquatint. 125 x 215mm (5 x 8½"). Trimmed for binding.
A scene from the 'Glorious First of June' sea-battle between the British and French off Ushant. L'Amerique was dismasted and captured, joining the Royal Navy as HMS Impétueux. The Leviathan later fought at Trafalgar. Published in the 'Naval Chronicle'.
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