1829 rare handcol. 4to copper engraved CARICATURE by DISTELI: Church and State - Humour


Disteli was the main figure of Swiss political imagery shortly before 1848. His caricatures bring together the French and German graphical traditions.

Martin Disteli (28 May 1802 in Olten – 18 March 1844 in Solothurn) was a Swiss painter.

The Recruits

26 x 22.5 cm

Hand coloured copper engraving.

Rare. Minor ink mark.