La plus grande bete qu on ait jamais vue. [The biggest beast I ever saw.]
Au Magasin de Caricatures d'Aubert, Passage Véro dodat [Paris, n.d., c.1830].
Very scarce lithograph in vivid original colour by hand, sheet 355 x 270mm. 14 x 10¾". Tatty extremities; vertical crease close to right edge.
A wonderful image of a giraffe in the military costume of a general, complete with sword and boots, being led by a priest.
[Ref: 19698] £450.00