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Object ID 1985.010
Object Name Engraving
Title Battle on Lake Erie
Collection Works of Art
Credit line DHS Purchase
Date 1815
Artist Thomas Sully
Made Murray, Draper, Fairman & Co. (publishers/engravers)
Description Framed black and white engraving of the Battle of Erie, fought September 10, 1813. The aritsts are Thomas Sully and Francis Kearney and the engravers/publishers are Murray, Draper, Fairman and Co. The engraving depicts a naval battle with ships firing at each other.
Dimensions W-22.5 L-28.5 inches
Dimension Details framed dimensions
Provenance DHS purchase for the Read House.
Subjects Naval warfare
Search Terms Battle on Lake Erie
Thomas Sully
Francis Kearney
Murray, Draper, Fairman & Company
Room Back Parlor
Medium Engraving