Capt. Paul Jones Shooting a Sailor Who Had Attempted to Strike His Colours in an Engagement

  • Unidentified (British), Capt. Paul Jones Shooting a Sailor Who Had Attempted to Strike His Colours in an Engagement, 1780, mezzotint, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase, 1971.115

Title
Capt. Paul Jones Shooting a Sailor Who Had Attempted to Strike His Colours in an Engagement
Artist
Date
1780
Location
Not on view
Dimensions
12 349 78 in. (32.425.1 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Museum purchase

Mediums Description
mezzotint
Classifications
Keywords
  • Figure group – male
  • State of being – death – murder
  • Occupation – military – captain
  • Occupation – military – sailor
  • Portrait male – Jones, Paul – full length
  • State of being – evil – violence
Object Number
1971.115
Palette
Linked Open Data
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