Fries Rebellion . The Confrontation . "The Direct Tax of 1798 Upper Bucks" . Adams Apple Press . Acrylic on Canvas . 32" x 48"
Illustrating the confrontation at Enoch Roberts' tavern in Quakertown, Pennsylvania on March 6, 1799, between tax resistant, local residents and tax assessors.
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A signed and numbered, limited edition of 100... 13" x 19" glicee print on 15" x 21", 80lb., watercolor paper... is available of this painting for $100.00, plus 6% PA Sales Tax, plus US Mail shipping & handling within the continental United States.