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A picturesque representation of the...costumes of Great Britain / Post captain

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1849,1208.602

  • Title (object)

    • Post captain

    Title (series)

    • A picturesque representation of the...costumes of Great Britain
  • Description

    A naval officer standing on deck, facing and looking to the left with a horn in his right hand, two sailors behind firing a cannon. 1807
    Etching and aquatint

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1807
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 247 millimetres
    • Width: 185 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered below image with title, and: "Drawn & Etched by J.A.Atkinson./ London, Published Jany. 1. 1807, by William Miller. No.49, Albemarle Street, and James Walker 8, Conway Street Fitzroy Square".
  • Location

    Not on display (British XIXc Mounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1849

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1849,1208.602

A naval officer standing on deck, facing and looking to the left with a horn in his right hand, two sailors behind firing a cannon.  1807  Etching and aquatint

Recto

A naval officer standing on deck, facing and looking to the left with a horn in his right hand, two sailors behind firing a cannon. 1807 Etching and aquatint

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