Daniel Chodowiecki, artist, and Daniel Berger, engraver
Published in 1784, this etching, titled "Die Americaner wiedersetzen sich de stempel-acte, und verbrennen das aus England nach America gesandte stempel-papier zu Boston, im August 1764" was published in Germany.
The German public
To depict the level of support against the Stamp Act
This engraving illustrates the wide opposition to the Stamp Act. A large crowd—composed of male and female colonists, a male slave, and various onlookers—cheers as parcels of stamp papers are burned in protest.