Capture of La Reunion_Oct.r. 21.st. 1793.
London Pub. April 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 scene showing the capture of the French frigate Réunion by the British frigare Crescent, under the command of Captain James Saumarez off the coast of Cherbourg. The Réunion was entered into the British army with the same name. From 'The Naval Achievements of Great Britain from the Year 1793-1817' by J.Jenkins.
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