The Old Print Shop

The Youngest Introducing the Oldest.

  • ARTIST: Thomas Nast

  • PUBLISHER: Published in Harper's Weekly, New York.

  • MEDIUM: Wood engraving,

    DATE: July 18, 1868.

  • EDITION SIZE: Image size 9 1/4 x 13 7/8" (234 x 351 mm).

  • DESCRIPTION: Political cartoon depicting America presenting the Chinese ambassador to the diplomatic corps of nations. "America. 'Brothers and sisters, I am happy to present to you the Oldest Member of the Family, who desires our best acquaintance.'"


  • CONDITION: Good condition.