Artifacts

Creator

James Tissot

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Creator Role

artist printmaker

Description

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.

Description Source

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).

Contributor

Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams

Approximate Creation Date

15 October 1870

Measurement

14 1/2 X 9 1/2 inches

Materials and Techniques Display

ink on paper

Inscription

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

Creation Location

Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)

Work Type

lithograph

Class

Article

Rights

Copyright protected by Mississippi State University Libraries. Use of materials from this collection beyond the exceptions provided for in the Fair Use and Educational Use clauses of the U.S. Copyright Law may violate federal law. Permission to publish or reproduce is required.

ID

4697

Digital ID

FVW_04697

Current Location

Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)

Repository

Mississippi State University Libraries.

Digital Publisher

Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version).

Contact Information

For more information about the contents of this collection, email sp_coll@library.msstate.edu.

Statesmen No. 66.

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