This is an original 1878 print of a political cartoon from a collection of political cartoons covering the life of Benjamin Disraeli from Punch, the British magazine of humor and satire. (Please note that there is printing on the reverse.)
Benjamin Disraeli, 1st Earl of Beaconsfield, (1804-1881) was a British Conservative statesman and author. He was twice Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, February- December 1868 and 1874-1880.
This 133+ year old Item is rated Very Fine. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.
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Type: Original Halftone Print