War of 1812 cartoon about American torpedoes
Orig title: The Yankey Torpedo. Engraving by Elmes depicts a sea monster discharging flames and missiles against a British ship. The print is a British satire reflecting indignation against American's use of torpedoes and other explosive machinery in the summer of 1813 against the British blockade of New York. Image date: 1813.
Image ID: 001549
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Image size: 6.7 Mpixels (19.2 MB uncompressed) - 3072x2182 pixels (10.2x7.2 in / 26.0x18.5 cm at 300 ppi)