To the Honble. Augustus John Hervey

“Moro fortress under bombardment from three warships; return fire landing wide.”–British Museum online catalogue.

  • Printmaker: Canot, Pierre Charles, 1710-1777, printmaker.
  • Title: To the Honble. Augustus John Hervey, Captain in His Majesty’s Navy, Coll. of Marines & one of the Gentlemen of His Majesty’s Bed Chamber; this perspective view of His Majesty’s Ship Dragon commanded by him, Cambridge Wm. Godfrey Esq. & Marlborough Thos. Burnett Esq. attacking [the] Moro July 1, 1762 [graphic] : also shewing the distance the Sterling Castle Capt. Campbell (who was appointed to lead the van of this squadron) was during the attack, likewise shewing the land attack; is most humbly inscribed by … P.O.R. Sbridge / Serres pinxit ; Canot sculpsit.
  • Publication: [London] : [J. Bowles?], [ca. 1762]

Catalog Record

Drawer 762.00.00.52

Acquired June 2019

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