Capture of L'Hercule, April 20.th. 1797.
Published Sept.r. 1. 1816, at 48 Strand, for J. Jenkin's Naval Achievements.
Handcoloured aquatint. Plate: 300 x 215mm, (11¾ x 8½"). Very large margins.
Naval battle scene showing the capture of the French 74 gun ship Hercule off the coast of Brest by the 74 gun British frigate Mars commanded by Captain Alexander Hood. From 'The Naval Achievements of Great Britain from the Year 1793-1817' by J.Jenkins.
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