Mar 10, 2020 - Sale 2533

Sale 2533 - Lot 10

Estimate: $ 400 - $ 600
(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1776.) News from America, or the Patriots in the Dumps. Engraving, 7 1/2 x 4 1/2 inches, laid into paper mat; minimal wear. London, November 1776.

Additional Details

A plate from London Magazine, November 1776. Lord North and George III announce General Howe's victory at the Battle of Long Island. A devastated American naval fleet can be seen in the background; a bare-breasted American woman carrying a liberty cap on a pole weeps in the foreground.