- Sailors in a Fight
- Colored mezzotint on thick, rough, cream, wove paper
- Sheet: 22 5/8 × 19 1/4 inches (57.5 × 48.9 cm), Plate: 21 7/8 × 17 15/16 inches (55.6 × 45.6 cm), and Image: 21 1/16 × 17 15/16 inches (53.5 × 45.6 cm)
Lettered, lower left: "Painted by T. Stothard R.A."; lettered, lower right: "Engraved by W.Ward"; lettered, lower center: "London Published Apr.16.1798 by J.R.Smith King Street Covent Garden. | SAILORS in a FIGHT. | To the British Navy this Plate is respectfully dedicated by their obedient humble Sert | John Raphael Smith"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Prints and Drawings
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William Ward, 1766–1826, British, Sailors in a Fight, 1798
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