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Man-of-war Schooner (new Class) 6 guns, as Spider etc. Getting under weigh -- sails loosed -- pendant flying.

Major collection: Hart Nautical
Named collection: Arthur H. Clark Collection
Object type: aquatint
Maker: Knell, W.; Fielding, N.; Ackermann & Co.
Place made: United Kingdom, Greater London, London
Date made: 1846
Materials: ink; paper
Measurements: 5 1/2 in x 7 1/2 in
Nomenclature: schooners
Classification: ship portraits

Ship portrait, side view, of a small man-of-war schooner with sails being taken out, and other vessels on the horizon at right. Title and production information in lower margin.


CC-N-0335

Related People

Ackermann & Co.
British/German publisher/printmaker/printer, 1792 - 1834
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