Virtual representation, 1775
- Virtual representation, 1775
Bute aims a blunderbuss at an American gentleman with a club while Britannia falls into "the Pit Prepared for Others." In the background, Roman Catholic Quebec sits serenely on the hill while "the English Protestant Town of Boston" is in flames.
April 1, 1775
Boston Public Library
American related cartoons, BM 5284 - BM 5476 (shelf locator)
- Collection (local):
Politics & government
Punishment & torture
Britannia (Symbolic character)
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783
Bute, John Stuart, Earl of, 1713-1792
- 1 print : engraving, color ; 10 x 12 in.
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Title from item.
References: British Museum number 5286. American Revolution in Drawings and Prints number 683.
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