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The Constitution and Guerriere

The Constitution and Guerriere

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Title:
The Constitution and Guerriere
Description:
A hand-colored lithograph depicting USS Constitution and HMS Guerriere in close battle. Guerriere's mizzen and foremast have fallen and the main mast is toppling over. Lithographed published by James S. Baillie, New York.
Lithographer:
Baillie, James S., active 1838-1855
Contributor:
Sowle & Shaw
Name on Item:
J. Baillie ; Sowle & Shaw
Date:
[ca. 1850]
Format:
Prints
Genre:
Lithographs
Location:
USS Constitution Museum
Collection (local):
USS Constitution Museum Art Collection
Subjects:
Campaigns & battles
Sailing ships
United States--History--War of 1812
Constitution (Frigate)
Guerriere (Frigate)
Extent:
1 print : hand-colored lithograph ; sheet 14 1/8 x 19 in.
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Publisher:
New York, New York : James S. Baillie
Notes (ownership):
U.S. Navy Loan.
Notes (date):
Date from accompanying materials.
Notes:
Title from item.
Language:
English
Identifier:
457.1