Peacocking.Military Caricatures 5.
Coloured lithograph. Sheet size: 450 x 325mm (17¾ x 12¾"). Very rare.
Plate 5 from 'Seccombe's Military Caricatures'. c.1875. A Military Artillery Officer in full uniform, wearing a jacket, belt, a pouch around his shoulder, dress spurs and boots, a dress hat with chin scales and a peaked feather at the front, clutching his sword and hanky. A group of women in Ball gowns in watch the officer from behind. Major Thomas Strong Seccombe (1840 - 1913) became a member of the Ipswich Art Club in 1875, the same year that he was promoted Major.
Ogilby. 816: 5.
[Ref: 39062] £160.00