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Cruikshank, Percy, active 1840–1860
The comic history of the Russian war [graphic] / poetically & pictorially described by Percy Cruikshank.
London : Read & Co., Johnson's, Fleet St., [1857]
Physical Description:
36 pictures on 4 joined sheets : hand-colored lithographs ; sheets end-to-end 13 x 246 cm, accordion folded to 13 x 14 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DK509 .C78 1857
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Title and imprint from cover. Cover illustrations are chromolithographs.
Each of 36 scenes contains eight lines of verse and a caricature of the subject.
Date of publication from Abbey.
Abbey, J.R. Life in England in aquatint and lithography, 1770-1860, 605
BAC: British Art Center copy is the Abbey copy. In publisher's original pictorial boards.
Subject Terms:
Caricatures and cartoons -- Great Britain.
Crimean War, 1853-1856 -- Pictorial works.
Europe -- History -- 19th century -- Caricatures and cartoons.
Panoramas -- Specimens.
Panoramas -- England.
Lithographs -- Hand-colored -- 1857.
Chromolithographs -- 1857.
Accordion fold format (Binding)
Read & Co., publisher.

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