Works depicting the action between HMS Santa Margherita and the French Ship Amazone by Robert Dodd

Pair of paintings: 1) 'The Capture of the Amazone by HMS Santa Margarita, 29 July 1782'; 2) 'Action between the Amazone and HMS Santa Margarita - Cutting the Prize Adrfit, 30 July 1782'.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
78 x 122 cm
Acquired in:
1947
Presented by:
Sir Eric Miller through The Art Fund

With two companion prints: 3) 'Commander of His Majesty's Frigate St Margaretta... Abandoning His Prize (L'Amazone)... the 30th of July 1782'; 4) 'A View of the French Frigate L'Amazone... Striking Her Colours... to His Majesty's Frigate the Sta Margaretta'. One of five gifts to three museums by H Eric Miller through the Art Fund between 1928 and 1946.

Venue details

National Maritime Museum Romney Road, Greenwich, LONDON London SE10 9NF 020 8312 6608 www.rmg.co.uk/national-maritime-museum

Entry details

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