Photo, Print, Drawing Frontispiece / C. Gullager, del. ; engrav'd by S. Hill.
About this Item
- Frontispiece / C. Gullager, del. ; engrav'd by S. Hill.
- Print shows two women radiating light or freedom, standing on platform next to shield or globe marked "America," "Europe," "Africa," and "Asia," with chains, keys, and a book opened to page titled "The Rights of Men" at the base of the platform, one woman holds a staff topped with a Phrygian cap; possibly a reference to the beginning of the French Revolution in 1789.
- Hill, Samuel, approximately 1766-1804, engraver
Created / Published
- [Massachusetts] : [Publisher not identified], 1790.
- - Women--1790
- - Liberty--1790
- - Liberty cap--1790
- - France--History--Revolution, 1789-1799
- Periodical illustrations--1790.
- Periodical illustrations--1790
- - Title from item.
- - Frontispiece from: Massachusetts magazine (1790), v. 2.
- - Trimmed to edge of plate on right margin.
- - (DLC/PP-2001:068)
- - Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the Library of Congress.
- - Forms part of: Popular graphic art print filing series (Library of Congress).
- 1 print : etching on laid paper ; plate 17.2 x 11 cm, on sheet 20.5 x 12.1 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
- PGA - Hill (S.)--Frontispiece (AA size) [P&P]
- Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print
- pga 13874 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pga.13874
Library of Congress Control Number
- LC-DIG-pga-13874 (digital file from original item)
- No known restrictions on publication.
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Chicago citation style:
Hill, Samuel, Approximately , Engraver. Frontispiece / C. Gullager, del. ; engrav'd by S. Hill. France, 1790. [Massachusetts: Publisher not identified] Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2015645678/.
APA citation style:
Hill, S. (1790) Frontispiece / C. Gullager, del. ; engrav'd by S. Hill. France, 1790. [Massachusetts: Publisher not identified] [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2015645678/.
MLA citation style:
Hill, Samuel, Approximately , Engraver. Frontispiece / C. Gullager, del. ; engrav'd by S. Hill. [Massachusetts: Publisher not identified] Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2015645678/>.