London, South Kensington
25 May 2006
AN EARLY 19TH-CENTURY NAVY OFFICE ARCHITECHTS 'SHEER PROFILE' DRAUGHT FOR THE 1806 'ARMADA' CLASS OF 74-GUN FRIGATES
ink on paper, detailing the specifications and list of the intended vessel names intended including Ajax; America; Asia; Blenheim and Rodney, inscribed and dated Navy Office/21 Novr 1806 -- 19½ x 54in. (49.5 x 137cm.)
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Lyon, D: The Sailing Navy List, Conway, 1993, p.113.
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