Color lithograph reproduces a watercolor portrait caricature of Lyon Playfair, 1st Baron Playfair (1818-1898), a Scottish scientist and Liberal politician. Number 195 in the Vanity Fair collection, "Statesmen." The print is accompanied by a second sheet with a short biography of the subject (see folder). Playfair is shown as a red-faced bespectacled man in a plain dark suit, clutching a bundle of papers.
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