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[An original sketch by an English officer on board one of Adml. Howe's fleet, while at anchor in the Lower Bay, previous to landing on Long Island at Graves-End.]

Image ID: 54204

[An original sketch by an English officer on board one of Adml. Howe's fleet, while at anchor in the Lower Bay, previous... ([1776?])

Image Details

Image Title

:  [An original sketch by an English officer on board one of Adml. Howe's fleet, while at anchor in the Lower Bay, previous to landing on Long Island at Graves-End.]

Creator(s)

: Emmet, Thomas Addis, 1828-1919 -- Collector
Davies, Thomas, ca. 1737-1812 -- Artist

Depicted Date

: [1776?]

Medium

: Watercolors

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 drawing ; 26.3 x 38.6 cm.

Notes

: Artist is possibly Thomas Davies. Note 2.) Drawing probably depicts August 1776.

Provenance

: Purchased at the sale of the effects of the marquis of Hastings, grandson of Lord Rawdon.

Standard Reference

: Deák 150; EM2583

Source

: Emmet Collection of Manuscripts Etc. Relating to American History. / The signers to the Declaration of Independence. / New York.

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Print Collection, Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs

Catalog Call Number

: MEZP

Digital ID

: 54204

Record ID

: 118258

Digital Item Published

: 5-11-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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