- Museum number
Object: Battle of the Nile
Object: ...the situation of the English and French squadrons on the night of the 1st of August ...
Naval battle scene, with French ships dismasted or in flames; in the lower margin, Nelson's coat-of-arms within the mottoes, 'Tria juncta in uno' and "Palmam qui meruit ferat" and a sailor and lion as supporters. 1800
- Production date
Height: 495 millimetres
Width: 725 millimetres (trimmed)
- Curator's comments
- For the other two plates in the series see 1872-5-11-362, 364.
For a key to the plates see 1892-7-14-829.
For another impression of the series and key see 1917-12-8-4647...4649 and 1856-1-12-108.
Brydon advertised his series of prints of the battle of the Nile in the Sun on 30 April 1799, proudly announcing Nelson's patronage.
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
2015 Feb-Aug, BM, Rm 90, Bonaparte and the British
- Associated events
- Associated Event: Battle of the Nile 1798
- Acquisition date
- Prints and Drawings
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