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Isaac Chauncey, Esqr.

Picture, 1814, English

Isaac Chauncey, Esqr.

Picture, 1814, English


Inscribed in the plate, l.l.: J Wood pinxt.; l.r.: D. Edwin sc.; b.: ISAAC CHAUNCEY ESQR. / of the United States Navy. Published in "The Analectic Magazine", Philadelphia, Moses Thomas, March 1814, opp. p. 177. Library's volume of the magazine has a variant state (bound as frontis. to vol. 3, January - June, 1814) with additional inscription in the plate, b.: Engraved for the Analectic Magazine Published by M. Thomas / Entered according to act of Congress 21 Feb. 1814. Probably after the portrait by John Wesley Jarvis (American, 1780-1840), c. 1813, in New York City Hall. Commodore Issac Chauncey (1772-1840) commanded the American naval forces on Lake Erie and Ontario during the War of 1812, capturing York (Toronto) in April 1813. AUG 4 1987


Thomas, Moses, 1787-1865

Rights and Licenses

Public Domain


Stipple on wove paper. Laid down on cardboard with paper mat


97 x 82 mm; sheet (sight; trimmed within plate-mark) 170 x 98 mm


Wood, Joseph, 1778-1830


Toronto Reference Library


Baldwin Collection

Call Number / Accession Number

JRR 1147 Cab II