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The Savages Let Loose, or the Cruel Fate of the Loyalists

Publisher:
William Humphrey (British, 1742?–before 1814)
Published in:
London
Date:
1783
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
image: 8 1/2 x 13 1/4 in. (21.6 x 33.7 cm) sheet: 9 13/16 x 13 3/4 in. (24.9 x 35 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of William H. Huntington, 1883
Accession Number:
83.2.1005
Not on view
Inscription: in plate: "Is this a Peace, when Loyalists must bleed? It is a bloody Piece of work indeed."
William Henry Huntington; Donor: William Henry Huntington
British Museum Satires 6182
Frederic George Stephens, M. Dorothy George Catalogue of political and personal satires preserved in the Department of Prints and Drawings in the British Museum. 11 vols., London, 1870-, vol. V, no. 6182.



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