William Penn's Treaty with the Indians
- Line-engraving and etching, published state
- Plate: 16 3/4 x 23 1/4in. (42.5 x 59.1cm)
Engraved inscriptions: Below image at left, "Benj. West prixit."; below "WILLIAM PENN'S Treaty with the INDIANS, when he Founded the PROVINCE of PENNSYLVANIA in NORTH AMERICA 1681."; below, "To the Proprietories of the Province of Pennsylvania, &c. &c."; below, "This PRINT, Engraved from the Original Painting belonging to the late Thomas Penn Esquire."; below, "Is respectfully Inscribed by Their obidient humble Servant."; below, "JOHN BOYDELL."; below, "Published June 12th 1775 by JOHN BOYDELL Engraver in Cheapside London."; below image at right, "John Hall Sculpsit."
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
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