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The Java surrendering to the Constitution

The Java surrendering to the Constitution

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Title:
The Java surrendering to the Constitution
Description:
An engraving by Abel Bowen after a painting by Michele Felice Corne depicting a dismasted and destroyed HMS Java with USS Constitution. Printed on page 25 of Abel Bowen's "The Naval Monument, Containing Official and Other Accounts of All the Battles Fought Between the Navies of the United States and Great Britain During the Late War," 1836.
Engraver:
Bowen, Abel, 1790-1850
Artist:
Cornè, Michele Felice, 1752-1845
Name on Item:
M. Corne, p. ; A. Bowen, sc.
Date:
[ca. 1812]
Format:
Prints
Genre:
Engravings
Location:
USS Constitution Museum
Collection (local):
USS Constitution Museum Art Collection
Subjects:
Surrenders
Sailing ships
United States--History--War of 1812
Constitution (Frigate)
Java (Frigate)
Extent:
1 print : engraving ; sheet 4 3/4 x 8 3/8 in.
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Notes (date):
Date from accompanying materials.
Notes:
Title from item.
Language:
English
Identifier:
1793.17