(For various reasons, a handful of these illustrations needed to be redrawn. These are the new versions.)
Title: "Look ye! d'ye see this Spanish ounce of gold?" — holding up a broad bright coin to the sun — "it is a sixteen dollar piece, men. D'ye see it?"
acrylic paint and ink on found paper
6 inches by 8 inches
October 1, 2010
(original version below)