Chesapeake and Shannon

Chesapeake and Shannon
Chesapeake and Shannon
Oil on canvas
Overall: 14 x 19 in. ( 35.6 x 48.3 cm )
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Gift of Dr. Eugene H. Pool
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This is a contemporary copy by an unidentified artist of the original view by robert Dodd "from the information of Capt Falkinir" who served on the Shannon, also in the Society's collection (1943.485). This is another copy of the first of a pair of hand-colored aquatints by dodd, published in London in August 1813.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group