Imprime par Aze [n.d., c.1840].
Mezzotint on india paper, very large margins; 225 x 255mm. 9 x 10". A good impression.
One of the popular anthropomorphic prints showing monkeys forgetting their better nature due to drinking. Here the apes are embroiled in a brawl over a card game in an interior. A Boxing print. French copy of a plate by Edmund Bristow (1787 - 1876), one of his typical subjects.
[Ref: 27815] £320.00