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Lot 0029
  • Print Title: Little Dear
  • Artist: Henry Stephen
  • Date: 1851
  • Medium: Chromolithograph
  • Size: 7 x 5 1/4 inches (183 x 133 mm)
  • From: Henry Stephen's "The Comic Natural History"
  • Lithography: Louis Rosenthal & Peter Kraemer
  • Publisher: Samuel Robinson, Philadelphia

    In his "The Comic Natural History," Stephens caricatured prominent figures of the day, from entertainers to politicians. He also included "types" of people, ranging from the "Vampire," a sanctimonious religious moralist, to the "Wharf Rat." The Rosenthals, like other major lithographers in Philadelphia, experimented with chromolithography and won a prize for their work in this field at the 1851 exhibition at the Franklin Institute.

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    This lot starts at $1 and has no reserve as a courtesy so that collectors can determine the true market value on this authentic item.

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  • Location: This item ships from Washington DC

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    Henry Stephen: Little Dear 1851

    Estimate $100 - $150Oct 30, 2016