English School, (mid/later 19th century)
SLAVE TRADE INTEREST
'Capture of the Slave Trader Lacunda 230 tons with 450 slaves and a crew of 32 men of all nations from Bonny Rivea for CUBA by Her Majesty's Brig PELORUS, Captain Meredith RN in the Bite of Benin June 1852'
with title on plaque attached to the frame oil on canvas
75 x 103cm (29 1/2 x 40 9/16in).