George Gouraud

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

This colour lithograph is dated 13th April 1889 with the caption Little Menlo

The subject is Colonel George E Gouraud, a renowned Inventor who brought the Thomas Edison Phonograph Cylinder to the market in the Victorian Era.

The artist signed APE was Carlo Pellegrini.

For this and many more Vanity Fair prints and other Victorian prints and portraits, please go to www.theakston-thomas.co.uk

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