Allan, Sir William (1782-1850); British. Medium: oil on canvas. Date: 19th Century. British naval victory in the Atlantic off the coast of Portugal over the Spanish fleet commanded by Jose de Cordoba; British fleet under command of Admiral Sir John Jervis (1725-1823); picture shows the capture of the Spanish ships 'San Nicolas' and 'San Josef'; in left central foreground is 'The Captain' commanded by Nelson alongside the 'San Nicolas'; Horatio Nelson (1758-1805); Provenance: National Maritime Museum, London, UK. Photographic Rights The Bridgeman Art Library.