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

Object Number: 
1963.155
Date: 
c. 1812
Medium: 
Watercolor, brown and black ink, and gouache on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 7/8 x 10 1/8 in. ( 20 x 25.7 cm ) mat: 10 1/2 x 12 1/2 x 1 in. ( 26.7 x 31.8 x 2.5 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Old # 1115
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed along upper edge outside image in brown ink: "Constitution and Guerriere"; along lower edge outside image: "Engagement between the U. States frigate Constitution and the british frigate Guerriere"
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Irving S. Olds
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group