Five Ships of the Line & a Frigate engaging off Portipea under their Double-Reef Topsails.
Etching, 120 x 200mm. 4¾ x 8". Holes for stitches to bound edge, as normal.
A naval engagement, probably off the South American coast. Ships and other features are lettered in the image, with a key enclosed within the same cartouche as the title. The British ships are the Cornwall, Plymouth, Strafford, Lenox, Worcester and Wager. Illustration for the London Magazine.
[Ref: 9606] £90.00