'British tars, towing the Danish fleet into harbour'

1 portrait of John Jervis, Earl of St Vincent

'British tars, towing the Danish fleet into harbour', by James Gillray, published by  Hannah Humphrey, published 1 October 1807 - NPG D12896 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

'British tars, towing the Danish fleet into harbour'

by James Gillray, published by Hannah Humphrey
hand-coloured etching, published 1 October 1807
9 5/8 in. x 13 5/8 in. (243 mm x 345 mm) plate size; 10 3/8 in. x 14 1/2 in. (265 mm x 368 mm) paper size
Purchased, 1947
Reference Collection
NPG D12896


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  • James Gillray (1756-1815), Caricaturist. Artist associated with 881 portraits, Sitter in 7 portraits.
  • Hannah Humphrey (active 1778-1822), Publisher and printseller. Artist associated with 717 portraits, Sitter in 1 portrait.

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