Media Information

 
 
 
Collection:
JCB Political Cartoons
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.