• Creator
  • Woodward, George M., 1760-1809
  • Created Date
  • 1807
  • Description
  • Caption on Image: THE CONTINENTAL DOCKYARDWoodward del.London Pub'd Novr 27th 1807 by Thos. Tegg, No 111 CheapsideDialogue and Signage:[John Bull] I say my Lads if he goes on this way, we shall be over stock'd.[Sailor, pointing] What a deal of pains some people take for nothing.[Napoleon] Begar you must vork like de Diable ve must Annihilate dis John Bull.[Shipwright] Please you my Grand Empereur, tes no use vatever as fast, as ve do build dem... more
    Caption on Image: THE CONTINENTAL DOCKYARDWoodward del.London Pub'd Novr 27th 1807 by Thos. Tegg, No 111 CheapsideDialogue and Signage:[John Bull] I say my Lads if he goes on this way, we shall be over stock'd.[Sailor, pointing] What a deal of pains some people take for nothing.[Napoleon] Begar you must vork like de Diable ve must Annihilate dis John Bull.[Shipwright] Please you my Grand Empereur, tes no use vatever as fast, as ve do build dem, he vas clap dem in his storehouse over de way. [Sign on the British building] John Bull's Storehouse[Flags on captured ships in storehouse] Armada, Porto Bello, Camperdown, St. Vincent, Nile, Trafalgar[Sign on the ruined building on the French side] The Gallic Storehouse for English Shipping[Signs on ships] The Napoleon, The Don Diego, The Dane, The Sweede. less
  • Format
  • image
    print
    Etching, hand colored
    plate mark 24 x 34 cm. on sheet 25 x 35 cm.
    Scanned from original drawing in RGB at 200-400 dpi, saved in TIFF format, changed to indexed color, enhanced and resized using Adobe Photoshop, and imported as JPEG2000 using Contentdm software's JPEG2000 Extension. 2006