Grand and Effectual Attack in the Baltic
- Etching with watercolor on laid paper
- Sheet: 9 9/16 x 13 5/8in. (24.3 x 34.6cm)
Pub' by W. Dent June 23 1791 (bottom left within image above title); Title: GRAND and EFFECTUAL ATTACK in the BALTIC, Fully displaying, by a wonderful effort of Wisdom and Valour, the great advantage of a Russian Rupture, in the glorious Acquisition of Genuine Bear's Grease, in as much as Bald-rated Politicians may by manuoring, enriching and rendering Fertile their Heads, with the aforesaid Grease;...be enabled to comprehend the Blessings of Continental Alliances...Blessings incomprehensible to Common Capacities!!!(bottom of sheet, centered, within image and plate-mark)
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- Yale Center for British Art
- Copyright Status:
- Public domain
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William Dent, active 1784–1793, Grand and Effectual Attack in the Baltic, 1791
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