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Oliver Hazard Perry, U.S.N.

Oliver Hazard Perry, U.S.N.

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Title:
Oliver Hazard Perry, U.S.N.
Description:
A hand-colored engraving of Oliver Hazard Perry, with his signature printed underneath the portrait. A flag bearing the words "Don't Give Up the Ship" is draped over Perry's left arm and billows behind his head. Engraved by J.B. Forrest after an original portrait by J.W. Jarvis.
Artist:
Jarvis, John Wesley, 1780-1840
Engraver:
Forrest, J. B. (John B.), approximately 1814-1870
Name on Item:
Engraved by J.B. Forrest from the original by J.W. Jarvis
Date:
[ca. 1800–1899]
Format:
Prints
Genre:
Engravings
Portrait prints
Location:
USS Constitution Museum
Collection (local):
USS Constitution Museum Art Collection
Subjects:
Military officers
Perry, Oliver Hazard, 1785-1819
Extent:
1 print : hand-colored engraving ; sheet 10 1/4 x 6 3/4 in.
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Notes:
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Language:
English
Identifier:
1793.31