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The chromolithograph depicts a standing Prince Otto Edward Leopold von Bismarck-Schonhausen of Germany in his military uniform. He rests his proper left hand on a table that is covered with maps and his helmet. The lithograph is accompanied by a photocopy of a short article that originally appeared with the lithograph.
National Portrait Gallery. https://www.npg.org.uk/collections/search/portrait/mw255720/Prince-Otto-Edward-Leopold-von-Bismarck-Schonhausen-Statesmen-No-66?set=523%3BVanity+Fair+cartoons%3A+chromolithographs+1869-1914&wPage=4&search=ap&rNo=89 (accessed July 2, 2018).
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
15 October 1870
14 1/2 X 9 1/2 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
ink on paper
recto, above image: VANITY FAIR. Oct. 15, 1870. recto, below image: No. 102. / STATESMEN No. 66. / "The ablest statesman in Europe." verso, handwritten in pencil: 936
Bismarck, Otto, FÃ¼rst von, 1815-1898; Caricatures and cartoons
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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