Capture of the Maria Riggersbergen, Oct.r. 18.th. 1806.
Publish'd Jan.y. 1. 1817, at 48 Strand, for J. Jenkins's Naval Achievements.
Handcoloured aquatint. J. Whatman watermark 1831. Plate: 300 x 215mm, (11¾ x 8½"). Very large margins.
A naval scene showing the capture of the Dutch frigate Maria Reijgersbergen by the British frigate Caroline under the command of Peter Rainier, the Dutch ship was taken into the British navy and renamed Java. From 'The Naval Achievements of Great Britain from the Year 1793-1817' by J.Jenkins.
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