CALL NUMBER: PC 1 - 6051 (A size) [P&P]
REPRODUCTION NUMBER: LC-USZC4-5277 (color film copy transparency)LC-USZC2-3795 (color film copy slide)LC-USZ62-1538 (b&w film copy neg.)
RIGHTS INFORMATION: No known restrictions on publication.
SUMMARY: Cartoon shows America, on the right, represented by an Indian, celebrating her new acquisition, half of the English king's crown, while her allies, the King of France, a Dutchman, and a Spaniard complain at having received no compensation for their support, represented by injuries resulting in missing body parts which lay at the feet of King George III, standing on the left. Ireland, represented by an angelic figure floating in the clouds, demands it's own constitutional freedom.
MEDIUM: 1 print : etching, hand-colored.
CREATED/PUBLISHED: [London] : Pub. by W. Richardson, N68 High Holborn, 1782 Dec. 8 as the Act Directs.
Colley, Thomas, fl. 1780-1783, artist.
Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 5, no. 6051
Forms part of: British Cartoon Prints Collection (Library of Congress).
Published in: The American Revolution in drawings and prints; a checklist of 1765-1790 graphics in the Library of Congress / Compiled by Donald H. Cresswell, with a foreword by Sinclair H. Hitchings. Washington : [For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off.], 1975, no. 830.
George--III,--King of Great Britain,--1738-1820. International relations--1780-1790. Flags--1780-1790. United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Treaties.
Cartoons (Commentary) British 1780-1790.Etchings British Hand-colored 1780-1790.
REPOSITORY: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
DIGITAL ID: (digital file from color film copy transparency) cph 3g05277 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3g05277 (digital file from color film copy slide) cph 3f03795 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3f03795 (digital file from b&w film copy neg.) cph 3a05329 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3a05329
CONTROL #: 92510333
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