A SWELL SPORT ON A BUFFALO HUNT [AND] A SWELL SPORT STAMPEDED. [PAIR].

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Thomas Worth


A Swell Sport on A Buffalo Hunt [and] A Swell Sport Stampeded. [Pair].

Lithograph hand-colored, 1882.
Small folio - (vignette) image size 9 1/4 x 13 1/4" (23.5 x 33.9 cm).
Good condition, some soiling within the image. Good color.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 93414
Price: $550.00
Publisher : Published by Currier & Ives 115 Nassau St. New York.
A pair of comedic images depicting an Englishman in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains. In one he is looking for buffalo, unaware of the heard stampeding towards him from behind. In the other, the aftermath of being in their way.

The full titles are: "A Swell Sport on A Buffalo Hunt. : Aw - I say! Don't see any Buffalo!" and "A Swell Sport Stampeded. : By Jove - I Say! Was that an Earthquake?"
Currier & Ives , Caricatures and Satirical

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