Capture of the Chesapeake, June 1.st. 1813.
Published Jan.y. 1.1817, at 48 Strand, for J. Jenkin's Naval Achievements.
Handcoloured aquatint. With letterpress. Plate: 300 x 220, (12 x 8¾"). Very large margins.
A naval battle scene showing the capture of the American frigate Chesapeake under the command of Captain James Lawrence by British frigate Shannon under the command of Captain P. B. V. Broke in Boston Harbour. From 'The Naval Achievements of Great Britain from the Year 1793-1817' by J.Jenkins.
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