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The Constitution taking the Cyane and Levant

The Constitution taking the Cyane and Levant

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Title:
The Constitution taking the Cyane and Levant
Description:
A wood-cut engraving of USS Constitution taking HMS Cyane and HMS Levant. The illustration was published on page 172 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.
Artist:
Cornè, Michele Felice, 1752-1845
Engraver:
Anderson, Alexander, 1775-1870
Name on Item:
M. Corne, p. ; A. Anderson, sc.
Date:
[ca. 1812]
Format:
Prints
Genre:
Wood engravings
Location:
USS Constitution Museum
Collection (local):
USS Constitution Museum Art Collection
Subjects:
Campaigns & battles
Confiscations
Sailing ships
United States--History--War of 1812
Constitution (Frigate)
Cyane (Frigate)
Levant (Sloop of war)
Extent:
1 print : wood engraving ; sheet 4 7/8 x 8 3/8 in.
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Notes (date):
Date from accompanying materials.
Notes:
Title from item.
Language:
English
Identifier:
1793.19