Destruction of the Statue of King George III in New York in 1776

 

Title (french): La destruction de la statue royale a Nouvelle Yorck. Title (german): Die zerstörung der königlichen bild säule zu Neu Yorck.

Description: View of the destruction of an statue of King George III, in 1776, which stood on the Bowling Green at the foot of Broadway.

Additional text (french): Se vend á Augsbourg au Negoce com̄un de l'Academie Imperiale d'Empire des Arts libereaux avec Privilege de Sa Majesté Imperiale et avec Defense ni d'en faire ni de vendre les copies.

Creator: Franz Xaver Habermann (1721-1796).  Collection des Prospects. Published (1778?). Source: George Washington's Mount Vernon / Boston Public Library.

 

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