'Paradise and the Peri', 1874. Artist: Joseph Swain

'Paradise and the Peri', 1874.  Artist: Joseph Swain

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'Paradise and the Peri', 1874. Mr Disraeli is taken by the wings of happiness. The General Election of the 5th March 1874 had seen the Conservatives, under the leadership of Mr Disraeli, surge into power with a majority of 56. Mr Gladstone's Liberal party, in power for the past five and half years, now faced time in opposition. From Punch, or the London Charivari, February 28, 1874.

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People Information

  1. Joseph Swain, attributed to: British: Engraver
  1. John Tenniel: British: Artist, illustrator, painter
  1. Benjamin Disraeli: British: Statesman, novelist, prime minister, politician, writer, author
People Related
  1. William Ewart Gladstone: British, English: Prime Minister of Great Britain, politician

  1. Engraving

Picture Type
  1. Caricature
  2. Satire

Category Hierarchy

People Famous People

Artistic Representations Satires

Artistic Representations Caricatures

History & Politics Other

Religion & Belief Other

History & Politics Politics Politicians

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Pixel Dimensions (W x H) : 3680x5111
File Size : 55,103kb


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