Item #P5275 The Sortie made by the Garrison of Gibraltar in the Morning of the 27 of November 1781. John Tumbull.

The Sortie made by the Garrison of Gibraltar in the Morning of the 27 of November 1781.

London: A.C.de Poggi, c.1799. Notes: Depiction of the events on the night of November 26, 1781, when British troops, long besieged by Spanish forces at Gibraltar, made a sortie, or sudden attack, against the encroaching enemy batteries. It shows death of Spanish officer Don Jose de Barboza. Abandoned Spanish officer rejects the aid of General George Eliott, commander of the British troops. , Image Size : 483x761 (mm), 19.02x29.96 (Inches), Platemark Size : , Paper Size : , Coloring: Hand Colored, Medium: Aquatint, Categories: Military Others; Views Europe Spain;. Good, backed on acid free tissue paper for long term preservation, with some expert restorations. Item #P5275

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