Battle of Cherbourg Battleground, English Channel
Unsigned. Date to faint to decipher. Titled along lower right not in Martens’ hand. A comparison with ‘Jimmy Button’s Island’ in Rebecca Martens’, ‘Sketches and watercolours’ ref: DL PX36, f.57, indicate that this drawing is a copy by Rebecca after the original by Conrad Martens in that album.
Album details: Album containing views of Devonshire, South America and Tahiti, ca. 1830-1851 / drawn by Conrad Martens and Rebecca Martens
More details about the album and its contents can be found on the collection website.
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