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The Abbe. Franz Liszt. (Men of the Day series).

"Men of the Day," No. 358. May 15, 1886.

Franz Liszt, born 1811 in Hungary, very early became a renowned piano virtuoso and toured Europe and England. As a composer, his compositions were considered to be music of the future and were among the most technically difficult. He was also known for his great generosity with both his time and money, donating to causes and teaching pupils gratis. [Biographical text accompanies caricature.]

["Spy" was the pseudonym of caricaturist/illustrator Sir Leslie Ward (1851-1922).]

Printed by Vincent Brooks, Day & Son. Lith.


ID: 2006-00128
Ward, Sir Leslie ("Spy")

Creation May. 15, 1886

MEDIUM: Paper; FORMAT: Print (caricature); LENGTH: 10 3/8 x 15 1/8 inches; QUANTITY: 1

Topics: Vanity Fair print

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