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A Plan and Elevation of the Famous French Raft constructed on purpose for the invasion of England and intended to carry 30,000 men, ammunition, stores &c &c
A Plan and Elevation of the Famous French Raft constructed on purpose for the invasion of England and intended to carry 30,000 men, ammunition, stores &c &c
Artist:
Date:
1798
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Etching (hand-colored)
Dimensions:
375 x 249 mm (14 3/4 x 9 13/16 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
2003.20.2
Acquisition Date:
2003-04-10
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, Davidson - Hooker Fund

Elevation and birds-eye view with key of a raft with a conical tower at its center. Lettered above elevation "Engraved from a Drawing made by an Officer at Brest and now in Possession of the Publisher".

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