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Britain, 1748-1815

H.M.S. Termagant at anchor.

Ship and artist identified on frame plaque.
Oil on canvas, 21.5" x 31.5". Framed 30" x 40".

  • Provenance:
    Newhouse Galleries, New York.
    Estate of Peter Paanakker.
    Morton M. Gerson, a private dealer, purchased by Richard Kelton in 2003.
    The Kelton Collection of Marine Art & Artifacts.

    This view of the H.M.S.
    Termagant off Plymouth, with a circular quay that may be part of the Plymouth Citadel. H.M.S. Termagant was purchased by the Royal Navy while still on the stocks and launched in 1780 with a battery of 22 six-pounders and four twelve-pounders. In 1782, she was converted to an 18-gun "ship" sloop and was sold in 1795.

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