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Antique Print of Li Hung Chang published in the Vanity Fair, 1896

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Antique print titled ‘Li’. Li Hongzhang, Marquess Suyi (also romanised as Li Hung-chang) (15 February 1823 – 7 November 1901), was a Chinese politician, general and diplomat of the late Qing dynasty. He quelled several major rebellions and served in important positions in the Qing imperial court, including the Viceroy of Zhili, Huguang and Liangguang. This caricature print originates from the Vanity Fair of August 13, 1896.

Conditon: General age-related toning. Few small defects, mostly in the margins. Please study images carefully.

Dimensions: 26 x 39 cm.

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