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  • Collection: NLJ Print Collection

Mission premises, St. Ann's Bay

Drawing of the historic Baptist mission at the bottom of a hill in St. Ann's Bay in St. Ann, Jamaica. The church was established in 1827.

The Pelican, Brig engaging Le Trompeur, French Privateer near Jamaica, Septr. 22nd, 1797

The Pelican, Brig engaging Le Trompeur, French Privateer near Jamaica, Septr. 22nd, 1797; designed and engraved by W. Elmes. London, John Fairburn, 1798.

6 1/2" x 8 1/2". col. Aquatint.

A West Indiaman in a storm

A West Indiaman in a storm, from an original picture in the possession of Mr. C.W. Carrington, painted by J. Vernet, engraved by W. Carlos. London, Thos. McLean, 1834.

11" x 14 1/2". Mezzotint.

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Pugnainter Columbum & Franciscum Poresium. XIV.

Print depicting the battle between Christopher Columbus and Francisco Porras on the shore of the island of Jamaica.

Extracted from: Bry. Great Voyages. Part IV. Second Latin edition, entitled "Americae Pars Qvarta. Sive Insignis & Admiranda…

Prise de Saint-Christophe. Le Marquis de Bouille - 12 Fevrier, 1782

8 3/4" x 12 1/2". engraving.

P463. Proof copy, lacks sky and cloud details. Engraved by A. Giboy.

P464. Final state with same view as P463 but different artists. Martinet, del. & J. Adam, sculp.

Note: Giboy, Martinet & Adam flourished…

Urbs Domingo in Hispaniola

11 1/4 x 14". engraving.

From: Montanus, Arnoldus. De Nieewe en Onbekende Weereld. This print appeared in the above and also in Dr. Dapper's and John Ogilby's translations which were plagiarisms from Montanus.

The death of Nelson

Scene depicting the death of Vice-Admiral Horatio Nelson during the Battle of Trafalgar on 21 October 1805.

7" x 10". engraving.

Diamond Rock, Martinique

A view of Rocher du Diamant "Diamond Rock", located off the southern coast of Martinique. Diamond Rock is the remains of a volcano and was once used as an armed fort.

Jamaica, B.W.I.

Watercolour print taken at a river in Jamaica.

12 3/4" x 9 1/2". water colour.

Harbour Street, Kingston

4" x 6". engraving.

Note on back: This print appears to be King Street, not Harbour Street. Compare with Duperly's "View of Harbour Street."