Comic map of Europe by Frederick Rose, c.1870 (litho) by Bridgeman Art Library


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Comic map of Europe by Frederick Rose, c.1870 (litho)
also called “Novel Carte de Europe designed for 1870”; England enraged forgets Ireland but still keeps it in her power; Spain & Portugal smoke away lazily; France tries to overthrow Prussia who advances one hand on Holland and knee over Austria; Italy advises Bismark to keep off; Corsica & Sardinia laugh on at all; Denmark hopes to recover Holstein; Turkey is drowsily awaking from smoke; Sweden crouchng like a panther; Russia as a beggar trying for anything to fill his basket


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