Capture of the Argus, Aug.t. 14.th. 1813.
Publish'd Feb.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 brig Argus under the command of Lieutenant W. H. Allen by the British brig Pelican under the command of Commander J. F. Maples off St. David's lighthouse. From 'The Naval Achievements of Great Britain from the Year 1793-1817' by J.Jenkins.
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