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Scene from Robinson Crusoe

Description

"ROBINSON CRUSOE, Threat'ning to shoot MULEY, if he approached the BOAT./ Fetching one of the Fowling Pieces I presented it at him and told him I had done him no hurt, and if he would quiet, I would do him none." Scene of Crusoe and companion sailing; Crusoe holds raised shotgun at shipwrecked "MULEY"; land w/ fort in distance. Engraving later hand-colored in shades of pink, blue, green; wood frame with applied gilt.

Details

Maker
Haines & Son (Maker)
Date
1798
Inscriptions
Inscribed underneath print: ""London: Published May 1-1798, by Haines and Son, 19 Rolls Building, Fetter Lane.""
Location of origin
London, England
Material
hand coloring
paper (fiber product)
watercolor (paint)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
engravings (prints)
Hand Colored
hand coloring
Literature
paper (fiber product)
Picture
Unidentified Paper
Watercolor
watercolor (paint)
People and organizations
Crusoe, Robinson
Dimensions
8 x 12 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.794E
GUSN
17283

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