Collectibles: Vanity Fair - Spy Cartoons
VANITY FAIR (SPY) CARTOONS - WORLD INTEREST
GENUINE HISTORICAL and ANTIQUE
PRINTS & MAPS
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maps, prints, engravings and illustrated books.
We do NOT deal in modern reproductions.
Authentic historical old maps, prints, engravings and illustrated
From 1868 to 1914
Vanity Fair caricatures both lampooned and praised
eminent Victorian and Edwardian Politicians, Sportsmen, Lawyers
and other 'Men of the Day'. They are renowned throughout the world and highly
collectible. They range in price from a few $'s up to several hundred for
the scarcer & more sought after subjects.
THIS IS A REFERENCE PAGE
record of the prints with background & biographical
and scanned images.
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My wife has a fine
selection of these very collectable and highly prized caricatures in her eBay
Store: Julies Antique Prints
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BERESFORD Admiral Lord. 'The Commercial Traveller'. In traditional
dress. (Charles William de la Poer BERESFORD. CB. MP). Wearing
traditional Chinese dress. Holding a Pekinese dog. Sailor turned
businessman. Coloured. Overall size c. 8x14 ins. By CLOISTER. (Medals.
BUCHANAN-JARDINE Sir R W. 'Willie'. Jardine Matheson head. Educated
Eton. Magdalene Cambridge. HOBBIES: Horse racing. Cricket. Football.
Fives. Coursing. Very debonair man. Farm owning Dumfries Scotland.
Overall size c. 8x14 inches. Coloured. By ELF. (Business).
CHINA The Viceroy of. 'Li'. Former Prime Minister. In traditional
clothes. (General Li Hung Chang). Shown aged nearly 75. He was a
diplomat. Soldier. Sailor. Financier. Coloured. Overall size c. 8x14
ins. By GUTH. Wearing glasses.
HART Sir Robert. Bart. GCMG. MA. LLD. In traditional costume. Born
1835. Educated Queen's College Belfast. Joined Consular Service in
China where he was to serve for many years becoming 'the most powerful
man in China'. Coloured. Overall size c. 8x14 ins. By JMP.
KUO SUNG TAO His Excellency: Spy. 'China'. In traditional dress.
Coloured. Overall c. 8x14 ins. 1st Chinese minister to London after
the opium wars. Governor of Canton Province. Seated. Smiling.
TA-JEN Chang: 'China in London'. Wearing traditional costume.
Reading. Colourful. Overall size c. 10x15 inches. By Spy. Born in
Peking 1855. Chinese Minister in London. (Decorative. Diplomats)
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