Swain, Joseph, 1820-1909, New crowns for old ones! , April 15, 1876
New crowns for old ones! : (Aladdin, adapted) / JT [monogram] ; Swain sc.
- [London] : [Punch Publications Ltd.], April 15, 1876.
- Physical Description:
- 1 print : wood engraving ; sheet 26 x 20 cm
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- This print depicts Disraeli crowning Victoria as Empress of India following the Royal Titles Act of 1876. Disraeli is depicted in the dress of Aladdin, from Arabian Nights.
- Subject Terms:
- Aladdin (Legendary character)Arabian nightsDisraeli, Benjamin, 1804-1881 -- Caricatures and cartoons.Great Britain -- History -- Victoria, 1837-1901.Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901 -- Caricatures and cartoons.
- Cartoons (Commentary)
Wood engravings -- 1876.
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