TRAVEL DETAILS Celina Fox travelled to Boston as a guest of British Airways Holidays (tel: 01293-615353) which offers city breaks, staying at the Omni Parker House Hotel. Three nights in July and August cost Â£589 per person (Â£386 per person during low season). BELOW Mr and Mrs Isaac Winslow, 1774. M. andM. Karolik Collection of Eighteenth-Century American Arts mering with discontent over British taxes.
His portrait of the great patriot, Paul Revere, shows a craftsman of sturdy pride, dressed unashamedly in shirt and waistcoat, musing on the engraved decoration he is about to apply to a silver teapot of his own making. He exhibits the values of individuality and independence that were to play a crucial role in the battle to free the colonies from British rule. Copley left for Europe the year before Revere’s famous ride to Lexington, when he warned his fellow â˜Sons of Liberty’ of the British army’s advance.