English: Painting by Albert Goodwin reproduced in a 1910 magazine
|Source||The International Studio (https://archive.org/details/internationalstu10newy/page/n129)|
From Historical Collections of Virginia, 1852.
On the old Illustrations site, “Sean” commented:
That is almost certainly USS Pennsylvania. America’s only 3 decker ship of the line, she was launched in 1837, taken to the Chesapeake and left there until being scuttled to prevent her falling into the hands of the Confederacy.