belgraviaauctions.com
Lot 932, Malta in British and French Caricatures, 1798 - 1815.
Lot 932: Malta in British and French Caricatures: 11 Original prints from the 1798 - 1815 period. Caricature is defined as the distorted presentation of a person, type or action, and its purpose is precisely that of over-emphasizing or exaggerating a salient feature. Occasionally, features or members of animals or birds are substituted for the human