Programme & Souvenir of the Visit of the French Fleet.Luncheon to Officers and Men at Guildhall.
Wood engraving on crepe paper, printed in colours. Sheet 350 x 360mm (13¾ x 14¼). Torn.
A very rare souvenir handkerchief commemorating the August 1905 visit of the French fleet to England, part of the building of the Éntente Cordiale. The design features portraits of George V and Vice-Admiral Léonce Albert Caillard (whose portrait also graced 'Vanity Fair' that year).
[Ref: 32318] £130.00