'Critics', c1870, (c1897). Artist: E&S Woodbury.

'Critics', c1870, (c1897). Artist: E&S Woodbury.

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'Critics', c1870, (c1897). 'Mr Gladstone: H'm, Flippant! Mr Disraeli: Ha, prosy! Two British politicians criticise each other's literary efforts. Benjamin Disraeli's (1804-1881) Lothair and William Gladstone's (1809-1898) Juventus Mundi appeared almost simultaneously in 1870. Cartoon by Sir John Tenniel, first published in Punch. From Sixty Years A Queen: The Story of Her Majesty's Reign, by Sir Herbert Maxwell. [Harmsworth Bros, Limited, London, c1897]

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People Information

  1. E&S Woodbury, attributed to: British?: Engravers, printmakers
  1. John Tenniel: British: Artist, illustrator, painter
  1. Benjamin Disraeli: British: Statesman, novelist, prime minister, politician, writer, author
  2. William Ewart Gladstone: British, English: Prime Minister of Great Britain, politician
People Related
  1. Queen Victoria: British: Queen of Great Britain and Ireland, artist
  2. Sir Herbert Maxwell: British, Scottish: Writer, author, novelist, essayist, artist, antiquarian, horticulturalist, Conservative politician

  1. Engraving

Picture Type
  1. Caricature
  2. Satire

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Pixel Dimensions (W x H) : 4134x5796
File Size : 70,198kb


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