Book #71388
"A Chief Secretary," Vanity Fair, December 10, 1896. Spy, Sir Leslie Ward.
"A Chief Secretary," Vanity Fair, December 10, 1896.

"A Chief Secretary," Vanity Fair, December 10, 1896.

"Spy" Portrays a Prominent Conservative Spy (Ward, Sir Leslie [1851-1922]). "A Chief Secretary." Vanity Fair, December 10, 1896. 12-1/4" x 7-1/2" (image size) color lithograph, matted and glazed in attractive 20-1/2" x 14-3/4" wooden frame. A few minor nicks to frame, light toning to margins with slight fading to caption, image vivid. $400. * This charming lithograph depicts Gerald William Balfour, 2nd Earl of Balfour [1853-1945], a prominent Conservative politician. Vanity Fair was published weekly from 1869 to 1914. It is best-known today for its caricatures of notable people and satirical depictions of current events. Ward was the magazine's dominant artist.

Price: $400.00

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