Sunday, December 9, 2012

16 Shades of Gray.

These magazine and book illustrations might have been in color in the original or meant to show colors. The earliest one is from 1882.

 Above is a 1910 cartoon with a French officer.
There's a Zouave joking in this one above.

 An 1882 illustration from the novel Nana.

1 comment:

  1. Looking at these postcards it tells us that things weren´t as black and white as they are made out to have been ...:-D