Bay of Maran, Martinique.

Caption and Copyright: This artwork is in the public domain.
Etcher: Samuel Alken (British, 1756 - 1815)
Artist/Maker: after Cooper Willyams (1750-1825, Naval Chaplain, British)
Publisher: Cooper Willyams (1750-1825, Naval Chaplain, British)
Date: August 1, 1796
Dimensions:
Plate: 7 3/8 × 10 1/4 in. (18.7 × 26 cm)
Sheet: 23 1/16 × 17 1/16 in. (58.6 × 43.3 cm)
Medium: Etching and aquatint on paper
Credit Line: The Beinecke Lesser Antilles Collection of Hamilton College
Object number: 1981.1.5a
Not on View
DescriptionShip with rowers and white flag at prow, rowing toward island coastal town.
Additional Details
SignatureSigned in typeset at lower left: Drawn by the Revd. C. Willyams.; in typeset at lower center: Pubd. Augst. 1. 1796. by the Revd. C. Willyams.; in typeset at lower right: S. Alken fecit.
InscribedInscribed in typeset at lower left: Drawn by the Revd. C. Willyams.; in typeset at lower center: Bay of Maran, Martinique. / London. Pubd. Augst. 1. 1796. by the Revd. C. Willyams.; in typeset at lower right: S. Alken fecit.
Published References Hough, Samuel J. and Penelope R.O. Hough, THE BEINECKE LESSER ANTILLES COLLECTION AT HAMILTON COLLEGE: A CATOLOGUE OF BOOKS, MANUSCRIPTS, PRINTS, MAPS, AND DRAWINGS (Trustees of Hamilton College, Clinton, NY, 1994), 333, catalogue no.P17f.