The French Navy Salutes the Stars and Stripes, Quiberon Bay, France, February, 1778

Object Number: 
1936.886
Date: 
1918
Medium: 
Graphite and gray wash on beige paper
Dimensions: 
26 3/4 x 20 7/8 in.
Inscriptions: 
Signed at lower right inside images in graphite: "H.A. Ogden"; inscribed at lower right outside image: "John Paul Jones. / The first foreign Salute to 'Old Glory' / at Quiberon Bay -- France -- 14th Feb. 1778. Admiral La Motte of the French Navy"
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Harry A. Ogden
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Creative: Tronvig Group