The "Constitution" in Close Action with the "Guerriere": Study for an Engraving

Object Number: 
1925.137
Date: 
c. 1816
Medium: 
Black ink and gray wash with touches of white gouache on green-gray washed paper inlaid into a larger sheet
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 1/8 x 9 7/8 in. (15.6 x 25.1 cm)
Marks: 
Signed: at lower left: "Constitution & la Guerriere / M1 Corne D."
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed and signed at lower left in gray ink: "Constitution & la Guerriere / Ml. Cornè D."; at upper right in graphite: "No 1"
Description: 
Marine
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Naval History Society Collection
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group