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1971.540 (RS116353)

Description

Colored engraving depicts the engagement between two ships.

Details

Maker
Birch, Thomas (Painter)
Tiebout, Cornelius (Engraver)
Webster, James (Publisher)
Date
1813
Inscriptions
""This representation of the U.S. Frigate, Constitution, Isaac Hull, Esqr. Commander, capturing his Britannic Majesty's Frigate Guerrier, James R. Dacres, Esqr, Commander/Sr. respectfuly inscribed to Capt. Isaac Hull, his Officers and Gallant Crew by their devoted humble servant James Webster"" ""Philda, Published 19th Augt 1813 by James Webster.""
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
coloring
engraving (printing process)
ink
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Battle
battles
coloring
engraving (printing process)
engravings (prints)
Hand Colored
Ink
ink
paper (fiber product)
Print
Ship
ships
Stipple Engraved
Unidentified Paper
War
wars
People and organizations
Hull, Isaac, 1773-1843
Dimensions
20.5 x 26.375 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.540
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5155

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