Examples of fraudulent imitations (?). Etching by G. Cruikshank, 1843.
- Cruikshank, George, 1792-1878.
About this work
From top to bottom: 'la jeune France' sits evenly in a balance with 'Young England', a man standing on a ladder brushes paint onto a wall to suggest 'fresco painting', 'the singing mouse' plays 'the air by madam catalanc...' on a piano watched in the centre by three cats with eye glasses, and a scare crow is 'The farmers friend' bottom right