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Creator:
Print made by Daniel Orme, 1766–1837, British
after Mather Brown, 1761–1831, American, active in Britain
Published by Daniel Orme, 1766–1837, British
Title:

The Celebrated Victory ... on the Glorious First of June 1794

Additional Title(s):

Victory of Lord Howe, 1 June 1794

Date:
1795
Medium:
Color-printed stipple engraving and etching with hand coloring in watercolor on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed inside plate): 19 7/8 × 23 1/4 inches (50.5 × 59.1 cm) and Image: 17 × 22 3/4 inches (43.2 × 57.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso in graphite, lower left: "36"; lower center: "83124"; lower right: "436"

Lettered inside image, lower left: "Queen | Charlotte | 12 PR"; below image, lower left: "M.Brown Pinxt. Historical Painter to their R.H. the Duke & Duchess of York."; lower right: "D.Orme Sculpt. Historical Engraver to his Majesty & his R.H. the Prince of Wales."; lower center: "To the Lord's Commissioners of the Admiralty | This Print of the Celebrated Victory obtained by The British Fleet under the Command of Earl Howe, over The French Fleet on the Gorious First of June 1794. | Is by Permission humbly Dedicated by their Lordships most obedt. Servt. Danl. Orme. | Sold & Published Octr. 1 1795, by Danl. Orme. No. 14 Old Bond Street, London."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.486
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:22174
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