Caricature of Napoleon I

1850 

Karikatur Napoleons I. nach Original vom Jahre 1813.

Social & Political
  • Publication date: ?c.1850
  • Physical description: Cromolithogrpah postcard.For MH
  • Dimensions: 140 by 90mm. (5.5 by 3.5 inches).
  • Inventory reference: 1841

Notes

Caricature of Napoleon I,on his face the victims of the Russian campaign.The shoulder pad shows a hand gripping Germany; a spider spins its net from Elbe- river to the Rhine. The test to the red badge reads in German: Ehre fort” or Honour lost.