'England's Intervention., 1870. Artist: Joseph Swain

'England's Intervention., 1870. Artist: Joseph Swain

1-150-598 - The Cartoon Collector/Heritage-Images

'England's Intervention., 1870. In this cartoon, Britannia is shown offering comfort and to the soldiers of Prussia (left) and France (right). With her are the representatives of Britain's nurses who show their willingness to tackle all tasks to hand. This relates to the war that had broken out between France and Prussia. The British government had maintained its stance of neutrality, but ancillary support could be offered. The war had seen a number of fierce battles and both sides had sustained great loss. From Punch, or the London Charivari, August 27, 1870.


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Image Aliases

  1. 0350000440
  1. 1-150-598
  1. 1150598
  1. 27/08/1870
  1. 440

Maximum Image Size

Pixel Dimensions (W x H) : 4908x3828
File Size : 55,043kb

Image Information

Creator
  1. Joseph Swain, attributed to: British: Engraver
After
  1. John Tenniel: British: Artist, illustrator, painter
Medium
  1. Engraving
Picture Type
  1. Satire

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