Plate Books / Portraits & Caricatures

Price: EUR 50,00


Karrikatyrer af Bruno Liljefors 1884.

Uppsala. R. Almqvist & J. Wiksell. 4:o. 26 x 23 cm. Printed cover + 19 plates (numbered 2-20, the cover is intended as plate number 1). Complete.

Worn covers with tears and small losses. Stains in some of the margins. The last page, which is blank, is pasted to the inside of the back cover.

The celebrated swedish painter Bruno Liljefors published a couple of caricature albums in his youth. This is the first one. Some of the themes are crayfishing, rabbit hunting, the catching of owls and the vigorous hunter. The album counts as an early swedish comic book.

Item No: 3893