Chinese racism China Russia Asia c.1911 Art Nouveau Jugendstil old color printBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian
Ein Abenteuer mit dem Russischen Bären.
An Adventure with the Russian Bear.
(Jugendstil- German Art Nouveau aesthetic)
Issued c.1911, Germany, by Langen & Heine for Simplicissimus. Overt Chinese racism of the era, with stereotypical types. Russia is represented by the bear.
Interesting early 20th century Art Nouveau printed image. Color lithographed.
Paper and image remains clean and well preserved with a fine patina and visual appeal, uniformly age toned as typical for this periodical paper, printed on reverse as always.
Sheet measures c. 14 1/2"H x 10 5/8"W.
Printed area measures c. 12 3/8"H x 7 7/8"W.