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An English man of war taking a French privateer
[London] : Printed for & sold by Carington Bowles at his Map & Print Warehouse, No. 69 in St. Pauls Church Yard, published as the act directs, [1781]
1 print on laid paper : mezzotint, hand-colored ; plate mark 35.8 x 25.6 cm., on sheet 48 x 30 cm.
Title engraved below image. | Date burnished from plate? | After watercolor by Robert Dighton? | Plate numbered '454' in lower left corner.
Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires / Mary Dorothy George, v. 5, no. 5951
Local Subjects:
  •  Temporary local subject terms: Naval uniforms: sailor -- Female costume, ca. 1781 -- Fur-edged pelisse -- Walkway on London Bridge with view of river -- Trades: milliner -- Milliner's coffer.
  • Form / Genre:
  •  Satires (Visual works) - England - 1781.
  • Mezzotints - England - London - 1781.
  • Watermarks (Paper)
  • Also Listed Under:
  •  Dighton, Robert, 1752-1814, artist.
  • Bowles, Carington, 1724-1793, publisher.
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