II: The Spanish Fleet against Fowey, drawn up in the Form of a Half Moon, and the English Fleet pursuing them
Coloured engraving24 June 1739
About the work
Place: Department for Education, Sanctuary Buildings, Great Smith Street
Interpretation about this artwork is under review
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- Howard, Charles, 2nd Baron Howard of Effingham and 1st Earl of NottinghamFenton, EdwardSouthwell, Sir RobertSheffield, Edmund, 1st Earl of MulgraveClifford, George, 3rd Earl of CumberlandHoward, Thomas, 1st Earl of SuffolkDrake, Sir FrancisWilloughby, MrFrobisher, Sir MartinHoby, Sir EdwardCrosse, Sir RobertVavasour, Sir ThomasBlount, Charles, 8th Baron Mountjoy and Earl of DevonshireCecil, Thomas, 1st Earl of ExeterKnevet, MrPalavicino, Sir HoratioFenner, GeorgeSeymour, Lord HenryGonson, BenjaminHawkins, Sir JohnBaker, ChristopherBecton, Sir George
- topography, male portrait, seascape/coastal scene, whale, sea, coat of arms, Anglo-Spanish War (1585-1604), Armada, ship