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

Object Number: 
1925.141
Date: 
1815
Medium: 
Black ink, wash, and graphite with scratching out and selective glazing on paper inlaid into a larger sheet
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 3/4 x 9 in. ( 14.6 x 22.9 cm ) mat: 11 x 14 in. ( 27.9 x 35.6 cm )
Marks: 
Signed: at lower left: "T. Birch." Inscribed: at bottom center, in ink: "Hornet and Penguin"
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at lower left in graphite: "T Birch"; inscribed at lower center in brown ink: "Hornet and Penguin"
Description: 
Marine
Credit Line: 
Naval History Society Collection
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group