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The patriotick barber of New York, or the captain in the suds.

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Names
Robert Sayer and John Bennett (Firm) (Publisher)
Dawe, Philip (Engraver)
Collection

I. N. Phelps Stokes Collection of American Historical Prints.

Individual prints, drawings, paintings and maps in the Stokes Collection.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1775
Place Term: London
Publisher: R. Sayer & J. Bennett
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection
Topics
Wigs
Political satire, American
Barbers -- New York (State) -- New York
Genres
Mezzotints
Notes
Citation/reference : Deák 138

Content : Engraver is possibly Philip Dawe.

Content : Print depicts October 1774.

Content : Print issued February 14, 1775.

Content : The anti-Tory mezzotint pays tribute to Jacob Vredenburgh, a barber and well-known New York Son of Liberty (shown at right), who refuses to shave Captain John Crozer after learning his identity.

Citation/reference: Stokes 1774-B-139
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print ; 33 x 25.1 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: 461ce890-c5ed-012f-7598-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1775: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "The patriotick barber of New York, or the captain in the suds." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1775. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-7ae3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "The patriotick barber of New York, or the captain in the suds." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 3, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-7ae3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. (1775). The patriotick barber of New York, or the captain in the suds. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-7ae3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The patriotick barber of New York, or the captain in the suds.