Menelik II The Emperor of Abyssinia

Via Flickr:Original Vanity Fair Print, otherwise known as a Spy Print after the most renowned artist of the genre, Leslie Ward.

This one is dated 29th July 1897 with the caption, ABYSSINIA

The subject is Menelik II The Emperor of Abyssinia of the Victorian Era.

The artist signed SPY was Leslie Ward.

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