Capture of La Prevoyante and La Rainson, May 17.th. 1795.
Published June 1. 1816, at 48 Strand, for J. Jenkins's Naval Achievements.
Handcoloured aquatint. Plate: 300 x 215mm, (11¾ x 8½"). Very large margins.
Naval battle scene with American interest showing the capture of La Prevoyante and La Raison by the British frigates Thetis under the command of Captain the Honourable Alexander Cochrane and the Hussar under Captain John P. B Beresford off Cape Henry, Chesapeake. From 'The Naval Achievements of Great Britain from the Year 1793-1817' by J.Jenkins.
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