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Perry's Victory on Lake Erie

Object Number: 
1925.139
Date: 
c. 1814
Medium: 
Black ink, wash, and graphite with scratching out on paper inlaid into a larger sheet
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 x 9 1/2 in. ( 15.2 x 24.1 cm ) mat: 14 x 18 in. ( 35.6 x 45.7 cm )
Marks: 
Signed: at lower left: "T. Birch." Inscribed: bottom center, in ink: "Perry's Victory on Lake Erie."
Inscriptions: 
Signed at lower left in graphite: "T. Birch --"; to right in gray wash: "T Birch"; inscribed at lower center in brown ink: "Perry's Victory on Lake Erie."
Description: 
Marine
Credit Line: 
Naval History Society Collection
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group