How do you do this cold morning Mrs Bare? - Never you mind Mr. Bear./ The Northern ladies are so bold / They never mind excessive cold [...]
Lithograph, printed in the Arctic; printed area 135 x 170mm (5¼ x 6¾"). Creased.
Encounter on a frozen sea, with the North Pole indicated in the distance. A zoomorphized woman surprises a bear by wearing only an elegant dress despite the temperature- a comment on the willingness of Northern women to brave low temperatures!
[Ref: 37661] £320.00