St. Eustache, One of the Islands
sheet: 12 13/16 x 19 5/16 in. (32.5 x 49.1 cm)
image: 9 5/8 x 15 5/8 in. (24.4 x 39.7 cm) (show scale)
Inscribed, upper left, printed: "Collection des Prospects"; Upper center, printed (backwards): "St. EUSTACHE UNE DES ISLES D'ANTILLES"; lower left corner, in graphite: mathematical calculations; lower right , printed: "Grave par Bergmuller"; lower left to right, printed: "St. Eustache, / eine der Antillischen Insuln in Nord America welche 1781 von der / Engellandern, erobert und denen Hollandern abgenomen worden. / Se vend a Augsbourg au Negoce: comun de l'Academie Imperiale d'Empire des Arts libereaux avec Privilege de Sa Majeste Imperiale et avec Defense ni d'en faire ni de vendre les Copies"; "St. Eustache / une des Isles d'Antilles dans l'Amerique du Nord, la quelle / fut prise aux Hollandois en 1781, par les Anglois."; lower right, in graphite: "(1790), St. Eustache (illeg)".
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St. Eustache, One of the Islands, 1790. Hand-colored engraving, sheet: 12 13/16 x 19 5/16 in. (32.5 x 49.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Dr. Bertram H. Schaffner, 1998.193.4 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.1998.193.4.jpg)
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