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Arrest of Coburn

Title:
Arrest of Coburn
Abstract:
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:
http://hdl.handle.net/2345/4711
Date:
May 27,1868
Format:
Drawings
Genre:
art original
Collection:
The Becker Collection
Subject:
Social problems -- Pictorial works
Boxers (Sports) -- Pictorial works
Drawings -- American
Place:
Indiana, United States
Note:
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.
Language:
Not applicable
Identifier:
(Becker)SR-JB-IN-5-27-68

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