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Creator:
unknown artist
after unknown artist
Title:

The Expedition against Cape Breton in Nova Scotia

Medium:
Hand-colored engraving on wove paper
Dimensions:
Plate: 7 x 11in. (17.8 x 27.9cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Cape Breton with the Important Fort of Louisbourg was taken (after a siege of 40 Days) by the New England Forces under the Command of the Hon'ble William Pepperal Esqr. & a Squadron of his Majesty's Ships of War; Commanded by the brave Commodore Warren, afterwards made Knight of the Bath, & Vice Admiral of the White.--Printed for & Sold by Bowles & Carver, at their Map & Print Warehouse, No 69 in St. Pauls Church Yard, London

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1995.13.137
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
hills | island | marine art | military art | navy | rowboats | ships
Associated Places:
Canada | Cape Breton Island | Nova Scotia
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:4530
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