Paintings and other works of art
Robert Strickland Thomas (British 1787-1853)
The H.M.S. CAESAR with H.M.S. QUEEN CHARLOTTE firing ahead
signed, inscribed and dated 'R.S. Thomas R.N. Pxt 1842' (lower left) and inscribed on a plaque ' A brief action between the English and French in the mist 29th May, 1794, prior to Glorious 1st June. H.M.S. Caesar is shown in the centre foreground with H.M.S. Queen Charlotte firing ahead.'
oil on canvas
16¼ x 25½in (41.2 x 64.8cm)