Hoping for the spread of the cholera' caricature of an undertaker hoping for cholera, Europe, 19th century.
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Caricature of an undertaker hoping for cholera. Print lithograph, on paper, caricaturing precautions in a cholera epidemic [c1840-1865]. 3. 'Hoping for the spread of the cholera' (a gleeful undertaker, in hat, news reports of deaths), image 10x7cm edged to 12x9cm. Framed together with /1, /2, 52x21x2cm. Europe, 1840-65.