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Engagement Between the U.S. Sloop-of-War "Hornet" and H.B.M. Brig "Peacock"

Object Number: 
1963.37
Date: 
c. 1813
Medium: 
Watercolor, brown ink, black ink and wash, graphite, and touches of white gouache
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 1/2 x 8 7/8 in. ( 8.9 x 22.5 cm ) mat: 11 x 14 in. ( 27.9 x 35.6 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Olds # 197
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at lower center om brown ink: "The Hornet and the Peacock"
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Irving S. Olds
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group