What a Bore!!
London Pub.d by Rowe & Waller 49 Fleet Street. _ 1826.
Coloured lithograph, 1826 Edmonds watermarked paper; Old ink mss. in margin "W Thomas 1826". Printed area 175 x 230mm (7 x 9"). Very scarce, large margins. Few marks.
A bizarre jousting scene: a contest between an armoured knight mounted on a bear with fangs and an unarmoured rider on an elephant-headed horse! The armoured knight uses a spike on his helmet to pierce his opponent through his horse's chest.
[Ref: 33096] £180.00