Media Information

 
 
 
Collection name:
JCB Political Cartoons
Record:
Accession number :
31495
Title :
THE CURIOUS ZEBRA. alive from America. walk in Gem'men and Ladies, walk in.
Place :
London
Publisher :
Printed for G. Johnson as the Act directs . . . and Sold at all the Printshops in London & Westminster
Date :
1778. 3 Sepr.
Image technique :
Mixed method
Image dimensions :
17.5 x 26.1 cm. (image)
Narrative description :
British Peace Commission, June, 1778. America will only settle for independence. Images include: America as a zebra; Frederick Howard, Lord Carlisle; George Grenville; Commodore George Johnstone; Frederick, Lord North; the Stamp Act as a saddle; George Washington.
References :
BM 5487; Cresswell, American Revolution, 737; Honour, European vision of America, no. 236
Subject :
Stamp Act American Revolution North Administration (January 1770- March 1782).
Normalized date :
1778

THE CURIOUS ZEBRA. alive from America. walk in Gem'men and Ladies, walk in.