ANONYMOUS – Et tu jordanis quia conversus es retrorsum? / Les derniers monumens de la Republique. (Weimar, Industrie-Comptoir, 1799)
Plate: 225 x (173)mm; Sheet: 246 x 184mm; hand-coloured etching; old folds, with backed marginal tear
Two reduced German versions of French caricatures. The first showing General Jourdan riding on a lobster going in reverse. The second showing Napoleon approaching with two crossed swords a pregnant woman.
British Museum (online) 1989,1104.30; de Vinck 7400