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creator QS:P170,Q1095862
Title
The Action and Capture of the Spanish Xebeque Frigate El Gamo
Object type painting
object_type QS:P31,Q3305213
Description
Painting depicting the capture of the Spanish xebec frigate El Gamo in 1801 off the coast of Barcelona by the Royal Navy brig HMS Speedy commanded by Thomas Cochrane, 10th Earl of Dundonald
Date 1845 [1]
Medium oil on canvas
medium QS:P186,Q296955;P186,Q4259259,P518,Q861259
Dimensions Height: 132.1 cm (52 ″); Width: 183.9 cm (72.4 ″)
dimensions QS:P2048,132.1U174728;P2049,183.9U174728
institution QS:P195,Q213322
Accession number
364-1901
Object history Painted for Commander Ricketts RN who served as midshipman in the action; by descent to his daughter Mrs Julia Anne Bonnor, who bequeathed it to the museum 1901
Credit line Bequeathed by Mrs Julia Anne Bonnor
Source/Photographer [2]
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