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1893 Article Palmer Cox Brownies Germany Switzerland Instruments Music LHJ5

1893 Article Palmer Cox Brownies Germany Switzerland Instruments Music LHJ5

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This is an original 1893 1 page article by Canadian Illustrator and Author Palmer Cox featuring his series: "The Brownies 'Round the World." This particular print features the ninth stage: "The Brownies in Germany and Switzerland."

The earliest Brownie characters published was said to be around 1879; however, it was not until the Wide Awake magazine's 1881 publication that the characters were actually finalized. The Eastman Kodak Brownie camera, was actually named after Cox's Brownie characters.

CONDITION

This 118+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Moderate aging in margins. Light creasing. No natural defects. Some light surface rub. No tears. No water damage. There are a couple light gray blemishes throughout this article.

  • Product Type: Original Print Article; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine ++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 10 x 15 inches; 25 x 38 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

This piece was illustrated by Cox, Palmer. Artist signature in print - embedded in image.

Keywords specific to this image: Still Other Countries Near at Hand Await the Coming of the Band, Marching Band, Creatures, Fairies, Fairy, Elves, Elf, Musical Instruments, Tuba, Drum, Trumpet, Accordion, Flute, Monocle, Top Hat, Cholly Boutonniere, Rock Climbing, Exploring, Playing Pretend, Uncle Sam Brownie Character, Graduate Brownie Character, German, Lake Leman, Prisoner of Chillon, Boonie Doon, Garry Owen, Matterhorn, Famous Cartoons

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