The battle of Ouessan between the English & French fleets, or, First bravery of Philippe the Fiery-Faced, Duc' of Or+++n's [sic] [graphic].

Published/Created:
[London]
[publisher not identified]
[1790]
Physical Description:
1 print : etching on laid paper, hand-colored ; plate mark 25.5 x 36.3 cm, on sheet 26 x 37 cm
Notes:
Title from item.
Attributed to Gillray in an unverified card catalog record.
Publication date from an impression in the Library of Congress.
Sheet trimmed to plate mark on bottom.
One line of text below title: where the Duc' upon the begining [sic] of the engagement, cried out in the greatest terror for the crew to carry him below deck ...
Companion print: Second bravery of Philippe the Fiery-Faced, Duc' of Orxxxn's.
Not in the Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires.
Temporary local subject terms: French naval uniforms -- French military uniforms -- Naval battles: French vs. English -- Cannons -- French ships -- Battles: Ouessan (Ushant).
Maggs ; Aug. 1964 ; Acquisitions no.: 964-8-1-29.
From Minto Wilson collection with his stamp on verso.
Watermark: J Whatman.
Window mounted to 32 x 43 cm., matted to 47 x 61 cm.
Variant Titles:
First bravery of Philippe the Fiery-Faced, Duc' of Orlean's
Associated Names:
Gillray, James, 1756-1815 [Printmaker]
Topics:
Guns
OrleĢans, Louis Philippe Joseph, duc d', 1747-1793
Ships -- French
Language:
English
Genre:
Etchings -- England -- London -- 1790
Satires (Visual works) -- England -- 1790
Watermarks (Paper) -- J Whatman
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Prints & Photographs
Rights:
These images are provided for study purposes only. For publication or other use of images from the Library's collection, please contact the Lewis Walpole Library at walpole@yale.edu. Further details on the Library's photoduplication policy are available at http://www.library.yale.edu/walpole/html/research/rights_reproductions.html
Call Number:
790.08.04.02+
Orbis Record:
8962653
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr06974
Volume/Enumeration:
Digital version
OID:
10731297
PID:
digcoll:551934