Military Humour; .


Military Humour



Cut Two and Right Protect
From the Hungarian and Highland Broadsword folio by Thomas Rowlandson Etching with aquatint and original hand colouring Published London, by H Angelo Sept 1st. 1798 Size 320 x 270 mm page is just out of plate mark 1+ cm margin but printed this way ! One of Twenty Four Plates, designed and etched by T. Rowlandson, under the Direction of Messrs. H. Angelo and Son, Fencing Masters to the Light Horse Volunteers of London and Westminster dedicated to Colonel Herries. London: Published by H. Angelo, February 12, 1799. £180 inc delivery




The Midshipman's Birth / Berth
Published by I. W. Laird, 1, Leadenhall Stt. 1841. Image 29.5 x 45.5 cm hand coloured mezzotintssome age toning and staining to the legend below.The setting below deck shows the off-duty activities of young midshipmen and other men in their mess cramped between decks. At present framed ( modern) in a wash lined mount £160 inc delivery

Major  Thomas Strong Seccombe.  :' Army and Navy Drolleries'.Published inLondon by Frederick Warne, 1875,270mm x 230mm. One of24 plates,with alphabetical and illustrations from designs by the author, printed in colour by Kronheim. All plates  clean and bright. 
 

B is a Bandsman...
Antique print by Major  Thomas Strong Seccombe.:' Army and Navy Drolleries'.Published inLondon by Frederick Warne, 1875,270mm x 230mm. One of24 plates,with alphabetical and illustrations from designs by the author, printed in colour by Kronheim. All plates bright with some age soiling. . Lithograph. £18 each unmounted inc complete with descriptive page

 
C is for Captain of Blues.

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D stands for Dragoon ...
Antique print by Major  Thomas Strong Seccombe.:' Army and Navy Drolleries'.Published inLondon by Frederick Warne, 1875,270mm x 230mm. One of24 plates,with alphabetical and illustrations from designs by the author, printed in colour by Kronheim. All plates bright with some age soiling. . Lithograph. £18 each unmounted inc complete with descriptive page
   
H is forHighlander...
Antique print by Major  Thomas Strong Seccombe.:' Army and Navy Drolleries'.Published inLondon by Frederick Warne, 1875,270mm x 230mm. One of24 plates,with alphabetical and illustrations from designs by the author, printed in colour by Kronheim. All plates bright with some age soiling. . Lithograph. £18 each unmounted inc complete with descriptive page
 
J  is for Jolly jack Tar...
Antique print by Major  Thomas Strong Seccombe.:' Army and Navy Drolleries'.Published inLondon by Frederick Warne, 1875,270mm x 230mm. One of24 plates,with alphabetical and illustrations from designs by the author, printed in colour by Kronheim. All plates bright with some age soiling. . Lithograph. £18 each unmounted inc complete with descriptive page



Kstands for Kettledrums ...
Antique print by Major  Thomas Strong Seccombe.:' Army and Navy Drolleries'.Published inLondon by Frederick Warne, 1875,270mm x 230mm. One of24 plates,with alphabetical and illustrations from designs by the author, printed in colour by Kronheim. All plates bright with some age soiling. . Lithograph. £18 each unmounted inc complete with descriptive page



Mstands for Marines ...
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N & O Naval Officers ...
Antique print by Major  Thomas Strong Seccombe.:' Army and Navy Drolleries'.Published inLondon by Frederick Warne, 1875,270mm x 230mm. One of24 plates,with alphabetical and illustrations from designs by the author, printed in colour by Kronheim. All plates bright with some age soiling. . Lithograph. £18 each unmounted inc complete with descriptive page


Pis  the Piper...
Antique print by Major  Thomas Strong Seccombe.:' Army and Navy Drolleries'.Published inLondon by Frederick Warne, 1875,270mm x 230mm. One of24 plates,with alphabetical and illustrations from designs by the author, printed in colour by Kronheim. All plates bright with some age soiling. . Lithograph. £18 each unmounted inc complete with descriptive page


R stands for Recruit, undergoing the ills Of what are now termed elementary drills.
Antique print by Major  Thomas Strong Seccombe.:' Army and Navy Drolleries'.Published inLondon by Frederick Warne, 1875,270mm x 230mm. One of24 plates,with alphabetical and illustrations from designs by the author, printed in colour by Kronheim. All plates bright with some age soiling. . Lithograph. £18 each unmounted inc complete with descriptive page to verso light toning



Sstands for Sentry...
Antique print by Major  Thomas Strong Seccombe.:' Army and Navy Drolleries'.Published inLondon by Frederick Warne, 1875,270mm x 230mm. One of24 plates,with alphabetical and illustrations from designs by the author, printed in colour by Kronheim. All plates bright with some age soiling. . Lithograph. £18 each unmounted inc complete with descriptive page



Uthe Uniform...
Antique print by Major  Thomas Strong Seccombe.:' Army and Navy Drolleries'.Published inLondon by Frederick Warne, 1875,270mm x 230mm. One of24 plates,with alphabetical and illustrations from designs by the author, printed in colour by Kronheim. All plates bright with some age soiling. . Lithograph. £10 each unmounted inc complete with descriptive page Torn on right edge into image. . . as in sod's law the rarer plate


V stands for Veteran....
Antique print by Major  Thomas Strong Seccombe.:' Army and Navy Drolleries'.Published inLondon by Frederick Warne, 1875,270mm x 230mm. One of24 plates,with alphabetical and illustrations from designs by the author, printed in colour by Kronheim. All plates bright with some age soiling. . Lithograph. £18 each unmounted inc complete with descriptive page


Xis  theTenth...
Antique print by Major  Thomas Strong Seccombe.:' Army and Navy Drolleries'.Published inLondon by Frederick Warne, 1875,270mm x 230mm. One of24 plates,with alphabetical and illustrations from designs by the author, printed in colour by Kronheim. All plates bright with some age soiling. . Lithograph. £18 each unmounted inc complete with descriptive page


Yis  a for Young Sub Lieutenant...
Antique print by Major  Thomas Strong Seccombe.:' Army and Navy Drolleries'.Published inLondon by Frederick Warne, 1875,270mm x 230mm. One of24 plates,with alphabetical and illustrations from designs by the author, printed in colour by Kronheim. All plates bright with some age soiling. . Lithograph. £18 each unmounted inc complete with descriptive page


Zis  the Zouave...
Antique print by Major  Thomas Strong Seccombe.:' Army and Navy Drolleries'.Published inLondon by Frederick Warne, 1875,The unexpected meeting of Lord Wellington & Blucher at la Belle Alliance.  Zouave was the title given to certain infantry regiments in the French army, normally serving in French North Africa between 1831 and 1962.Drawn by Capt Geo Jones & engraved by Mr S. Milan for A Full and Circumstantial Account of the Memorable Battle of Waterloo: The ...By Christopher Kelly- London: Published by Thomas Kelly, Paternoster Row ,1817 untinted un mounted etc £18 posted 









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