Daniel Mendoza & Richard Humphreys

Title:
Daniel Mendoza & Richard Humphreys
Creator:
Ryley
Date:
1790
Description:
Hand-colored engraving of the contest between boxer Daniel Mendoza and his former mentor Richard Humphries. The text reads : "This Boxing Match took place at Doncaster, Sept. 29th, 1790, on a Twenty four foot Stage and was the third Public Contest between those two pugilists. It lasted for about an Hour & five Minutes & was decisive in favour of Mendoza." Engraving by Joseph Grozer after a drawing by Charles Reuben Ryley. Published London: W. Richardson.
Collection:
William A. Rosenthall Judaica Collection - Prints and Photographs
Contributing Institution:
College of Charleston Libraries
Media Type:
Images
Personal or Corporate Subject:
Mendoza, Daniel, 1764-1836
Topical Subject:
Jewish boxers, Jewish athletes
Language:
English
Shelving Locator:
Print Portfolio 11, cofc-war-print11-028
Internet Media Type:
image/jpeg
Digitization Specifications:
Scanned with Epson Expression 10000 XL, 250 ppi, 24-bit color. Archival tiff image available.
Copyright Status Statement:
Public domain.
Access Information:
For more information contact Special Collections at the College of Charleston Libraries, Charleston, SC 29424.