Tippoo at Home
Wood engraving of colour pen and ink drawing.
4 x 3¼ inches
Cole and Ralston’s Tippoo: a Tale of a Tiger, p. 13.
A ridiculous and amusing illustration of Tippoo as a domesticated house cat. His owner, Dr Delaney, is clearly an artistic self-portrait.
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Scanned image and text by Simon Cooke.
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