Engagement Between the U.S. Frigate "Constitution" and H.M.S. "Guerrière"

Object Number: 
1963.160
Date: 
c. 1812
Medium: 
Black ink and wash, watercolor, and touches of red gouache on paper, laid on board
Dimensions: 
Overall: 17 1/8 x 22 3/4 in. ( 43.5 x 57.8 cm ) mat: 21 1/4 x 27 1/2 in. ( 54 x 69.8 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Olds collection # 951
Inscriptions: 
Sail of left ship inscribed in gray ink: "NOTE LITTEL BEL"
Description: 
Marine
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Irving S. Olds
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group