CALL NUMBER: PC 3 - 1755 - Sceene of sceenes (A size) [P&P]A microfilm surrogate is provided in preference to the original, as per Divisional preservation policy (Microfilm LOT 12022).
REPRODUCTION NUMBER: LC-USZ62-137504 (b&w film copy neg.)
RIGHTS INFORMATION: No known restrictions on publication.
SUMMARY: Print shows Elizabeth Canning, transported to America, seated in a room. She looks alarmingly at an old crone pointing to a soldier's uniform. Through the open window can be seen British soldiers marching up a hill as dark-skinned natives carry large bundles. The text, relating a dream, refers to the French and Indian War, Joan of Arc, and Canning's accuser in Britain, Mary Squires.
MEDIUM: 1 print : engraving ; 35.5 x 25 cm (plus text)
CREATED/PUBLISHED: [England] : Printed for T. For and publish'd according to Act of Parliament, 1755.
Not found in British Museum Catalogue (BMC).
Most images available on microfilm, "British Political and Social Cartoons, 1655-1832, not in the British Museum," produced by the Library of Congress Photoduplication Service, 1970 (Microfilm LOT 12022). Unpublished checklist provides captions for images on microfilm.
Forms part of: British Cartoon Prints Collection (Library of Congress).
Cartoons (Commentary) British 1750-1760.Engravings 1750-1760.
REPOSITORY: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
DIGITAL ID: (digital file from b&w film copy neg.) cph 3c37504 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3c37504
CONTROL #: 2006676853
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