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    George Washington and John Paul Jones: A Very Rare Revolutionary War Hand-Colored Engraving. Published February 21, 1783 by J. Basere, 16 St. John's Lane, Clerkwell, it also pictures American hero "Light Horse Harry" Lee and the Compte de Grasse of the allied French forces. Marvelous folk art style graphics, and the only example we have ever encountered. Very good overall condition, with light surface soiling, minor edge roughness, and several small holes. Measures 7" x 9".

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    October, 2017
    21st Saturday
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