Fraud Blocker Skip to main content

Home > Arts > Realistic drawings > Still life artwork > Still life paintings

Barbary Pirates threatening US commander Stephen Decatur

Barbary Pirates threatening US commander Stephen Decatur


Canvas Prints
Fine Art Prints
Metal Prints
Cards
Home Decor


We accept all major credit cards

North Wind Picture Archives

Wall Art and Photo Gifts from North Wind

Barbary Pirates threatening US commander Stephen Decatur

Commodore Stephen Decaturs life saved in a shipboard battle off Algeria.
Color lithograph

North Wind Picture Archives brings history to life with stock images and hand-colored illustrations

Media ID 5877538

© North Wind Picture Archives

Africa African Assault Attack Battle Combat Maritime Mediterranean Mediterranean Sea Muslim Naval Battle Naval War Navy North Africa Ocean Piracy Pirate Sailing Ship Sea Battle Ship Sword Algeria Barbary Coast Barbary Pirates Decatur Hand To Hand Combat Saber Stephen Decatur


FEATURES IN THESE COLLECTIONS

> Africa > Algeria > Related Images

> Arts > Still life artwork > Still life art > Still life paintings

> Arts > Still life artwork > Still life art

> Arts > Still life artwork

> Arts > Realistic drawings > Still life artwork > Still life paintings

> Arts > Street art graffiti > Still life > Still life artwork

> North Wind Picture Archives > American history


EDITORS COMMENTS
This vintage print showcases a pivotal moment in history, depicting the intense encounter between Barbary Pirates and the valiant US commander Stephen Decatur. The color lithograph vividly brings to life a shipboard battle off the coast of Algeria in the 19th century. With its rich hues and intricate details, this illustration transports us back to an era defined by maritime combat and heroic acts. In this dramatic scene, we witness Commodore Stephen Decatur's life being saved amidst a fierce assault on his vessel. Hand-to-hand combat unfolds as American sailors bravely defend their ship against African pirates armed with swords. This artwork captures not only the intensity of the battle but also highlights Decatur's remarkable leadership during this historic naval war. The image offers a glimpse into North Africa's turbulent past, where piracy was rampant along the Barbary Coast. It serves as a reminder of America's early encounters with Muslim nations and its determination to protect its interests at sea. As we delve into this historical masterpiece, we are transported across time and space to witness firsthand an epic clash between two worlds - one driven by tradition and heritage, while another marked by exploration and adventure. This print is not just art; it is an invitation to explore our shared human history through visual storytelling.

MADE IN AUSTRALIA
Safe Shipping with 30 Day Money Back Guarantee

FREE PERSONALISATION*
We are proud to offer a range of customisation features including Personalised Captions, Color Filters and Picture Zoom Tools

SECURE PAYMENTS
We happily accept a wide range of payment options so you can pay for the things you need in the way that is most convenient for you

* Options may vary by product and licensing agreement. Zoomed Pictures can be adjusted in the Cart.



redeem
Beautiful Photo Prints and Gifts
image
Professionally Printed
thumb_up
Professional quality finish
diamond
Made with high-grade materials
inventory_2
Carefully packed to aid safe arrival



Related Images


Puritans attempting to leaving England, early 1600s
Puritans attempting to leaving England, early 1600s
Abd El Kader, Algerian leader
Abd El Kader, Algerian leader
Merchant ship attacked by Chinese pirates
Merchant ship attacked by Chinese pirates
Christmas Truce 1914 / Ww1
Christmas Truce 1914 / Ww1
Red COMET GOLDFISH - 3, from above
Red COMET GOLDFISH - 3, from above
Mousehole, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom, Europe
Mousehole, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom, Europe
Academy Poster for Yasujiro Ozus Tokyo Story (1962)
Academy Poster for Yasujiro Ozus Tokyo Story (1962)
Mae West and Randolph Scott in Henry Hathaways Go West Young Man (1936)
Mae West and Randolph Scott in Henry Hathaways Go West Young Man (1936)
Wedge-tailed eagle in flight
Wedge-tailed eagle in flight
Le Mans Poster
Le Mans Poster
Humphrey Jennings The Dim Little Island (1948)
Humphrey Jennings The Dim Little Island (1948)
Boeing F / A-18F Super Hornet Cutaway Drawing
Boeing F / A-18F Super Hornet Cutaway Drawing

+

Shipping

+

Choices

+

Reviews

+

Guaranteed




Related Collections


American history
American history
Browse 278 Prints
Algeria Related Images
Algeria Related Images
Browse 1,479 Prints
Still life artwork
Still life artwork
Browse 448,325 Prints
Still life art
Still life art
Browse 197,372 Prints
Still life paintings
Still life paintings
Browse 86,410 Prints
Still life paintings
Still life paintings
Browse 86,392 Prints
Still life artwork
Still life artwork
Browse 86,397 Prints