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IMAGE number
UTD4951644
Title
Leopold II of Belgium (1835-1909) (chromolithograph)
Artist
James Jacques Joseph Tissot (Coide) (1836-1902) / French
Medium
engraving
Date
1869 AD (C19th AD)
Description
Leopold II of Belgium (1835-1909). Reigned from 1865. 'Un roi constitutionnel' cartoon for "Vanity Fair" (London, 9 September 1869). This shows Leopold clasping the wealth of industrious Belgium while keeping a wary eye on the jackboot of Germany and the foot of France, Belgium's threatening neighbours.
Photo credit
United Archives GmbH / Bridgeman Images
Keywords
/ Chromolithograph / belgium belgian / portrait / satirical cartoon / king / Leopold II / king of Belgium (1865-1909)
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