Arrest of Coburn
- Arrest of Coburn
- Drawing published in Frank Leslie's Illustrated News, June 13, 1868 with the caption: "The arrest of Joe Coburn by detectives Woods and Quinton, while approaching the ring, near Cold Springs Station, Indiana, May 27th, 1868." Part of story describing and condemning bare-knuckles boxing.
- Persistent Record Link:
- May 27,1868
- art original
Social problems -- Pictorial works
Boxers (Sports) -- Pictorial works
Drawings -- American
- Indiana, United States
Recto: "Arrest of Coburn."
Verso: "Arrest of Coburn."
Condition: Rough bottom edge.
Original drawing location: SR-JB-IN-5-27-68 (Box 12.)
- Original location:
- Original drawings and photographic reproductions. Becker Archive, Boston College Fine Arts Dept.
- Reproduction note:
- Electronic reproduction. Chestnut Hill, Mass. : Becker Project, 2005. Created from a photographic reproduction of the original drawing.
- Physical Description:
- 1 art original : graphite and white gouache on toned paper ; 10.5 x 7 in.