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    Sale 5428

    Travel, Science & Natural History

    23 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 580

    Thomas Hart, Publisher

    Major Robert Rogers, Commander in Chief of the Indians in the Black Settlements of America

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    Thomas Hart, Publisher
    Major Robert Rogers, Commander in Chief of the Indians in the Black Settlements of America
    mezzotint on laid watermarked paper, a rich impression, published by T.Hart, London, 1776
    unframed
    S. 14 5/8 x 11 3/16in. (37.2 x 28.4cm.)
    with 'Joseph Tayadaneega called the Brant, the Great Captain of the Six Nations', by J.R.Smith, after George Romney, published by H.Humphrey, London, 1779, some repaired loss to bottom right quadrant, unframed
    S. 20 3/8 x 14½in. (51.7 x 36.8cm.) (2)


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    A rare early print depicting Robert Rogers, the founder of the American Rangers and an early American hero

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