To Captain Sir Philip Bowes Vere Broke, Bart and K.C.B, This representation of H.M.S. Shannon, leading her Prize the American Frigate Chesapeake into Halifax Harbour,on the 6th June, 1813, is Dedicated by his obliged and most grateful Servant, R. H. King.
London, Pub.d by Smith, Elder & Co. 65 Cornhill. Print.d by W. Day 17 Gate St. [n.d., c.1830.]
Coloured lithograph. Sheet: 600 x 440mm, (23¾ x 17¼").
One of four plates following the most famous Anglo-American sea-battle, June 1st, 1813. The plate depicts the Shannon leading her prize into Halifax Harbour, Nova Scotia. The plate is dedicated to the Shannon's Captain, Sir Philip Bowes Vere Broke.
For complete set of four, see ref. 26662
[Ref: 5430] £780.00