A French Hail Storm

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TITLE INFORMATION
TitleA French Hail Storm: - or - Neptune loosing sight of the Brest Fleet
IDENTIFIERS
Legacy IdentifierPaine 75 G41fr
ASSOCIATED NAMES
creatorGillray, James, 1756-1815
CONTENT DESCRIPTION
AbstractAdmiral Howe standing in a shell-shaped boat and blinded by gold coins blown his way by liberty cap wearing cherubs.
NoteGeorge: 8352, Gimbel: 279 "Paine had contributed to the shower of guineas driving Admiral Howe's boat away from Brest". [Gimbel]
LanguageEnglish (eng)
Subject (lcsh) Howe, Richard Howe, Earl, 1726-1799
PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
TypeStillImage
GenrePolitical Cartoons
Formatintaglio, hand-colored
ExtentH 29.5 cm, W 35.3 cm
Digital Originreformatted digital
Reformatting Qualitypreservation
ORIGIN INFORMATION
Date Issued1793-12-10
Date Modified2012-11-18
PublisherHannah Humphrey
PlaceNo. 18 Old Bond Street
PlaceEngland
PARENT COLLECTION
TitleColonel Richard Gimbel Collection of Thomas Paine Papers
Call NumberMss.B.P165
URLhttp://amphilsoc.org/collections/view?docId=ead/Mss.B.P165-ead.xml
ACCESS INFORMATION
UseCopyright American Philosophical Society. For reproduction and permission information, see http://www.amphilsoc.org/library/rights.htm

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