Lively image of a crowd watching the reading of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776.
Fine image of the reading of the Declaration of Independence, which appeared in Barnard's New-Completed Authentic History of England.
The image is also known to have been separately issued.
Engraved by Noble and drawn by William Hamilton (1751-1801).
The print is surrounded by a highly stylized border with a royal military motif at the bottom.
A separately issued example can be found in the Kean Archives in Philadelphia. The view was sold at Heritage Auctions for $1,540 on January 30, 2014, lot #15.