Capture of La Vengeance_Aug.t. 21.st.1800.
Publish'd Dec.r. 1. 1816 at 48 Strand for J. Jenkins's Naval Achievements.
Handcoloured aquatint. Plate: 300 x 215mm, (11¾ x 8½"). Very large margins.
A naval battle scene showing the capture of the 48 gun frigate La Vengeance, of the French Navy, by HMS Seine under the command of Captain David Milne during the French Revolutionary Wars. La Vengeance was recommissioned as a 38 gun fifth rate HMS Vengeance. From 'The Naval Achievements of Great Britain from the Year 1793-1817' by J.Jenkins.
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