Browsing TIMEA - Travelers in the Middle East Archive by Subject "Satire"

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    • "ABANDONED" 

      Unknown (1885)
      A black and white print with three men. Two men hoding each other's arms and walking. Behind them a man raising his arm to the sky. . Line drawing.
    • [Blow these sands] 

      Unknown (1885)
      A camel kneeling in the sand with the word "indecision" written on the cloth on its back. Line drawing.
    • The Egyptian "Expedition" 

      Unknown (1885)
      Two men pulling a small boat labeled "Egyptian Policy" through the desert; the Sphinx they are passing has a smiling face (presumably of another official). Line drawing.
    • The Egyptian puzzle 

      Unknown (1885)
      A collection of mock-heiroglyphs surrounding the words "The Too Late Egypt Govt". Line drawing.
    • The Egyptian Red Book. William Blackwood & Sons: Edinburgh & London. 

      Unknown (1885)
      Front cover of the Egyptian Red Book. Line drawing.
    • "Melencolla" 

      Unknown (1885)
      A woman with wings and a sword (angel?) sits looking forlorn on the step of a door marked "too late". Line drawing.
    • The Military Authorities 

      Unknown (1885)
      Three men sitting at a table while wearing plumed hats. Line drawing.
    • The Mummy Government 

      Unknown (1885)
      Seven stylized caricatures of government officials as sarcophagi. Line drawing.
    • "Neither Rescue Nor Retire" 

      Unknown (1885)
      An obstinate-looking man sitting on a bench, with an angry man presenting him with a vote of censure. Line drawing.
    • The Nile Picnic 

      Unknown (1885)
      A sweating man in military dressbent over under the weight of a large bag of food and supplies. Line drawing.
    • "The Pious Editur" 

      Unknown (1885)
      A man sitting at a desk, cutting apart a paper marked "Indelible Disgrace", with many books and papers strewn about with the name Gordon on them. Line drawing.
    • "Rescue and Retire" 

      Unknown (1885)
      A man in military garb and iceskates pulling another man out of a hole (which is marked "Danger Egypt") in the ice over a pond, while another falls down and two others skate in the background. Line drawing.
    • The Salvation (?) Army 

      Unknown (1885)
      A parade of caricatures playing various musical instruments, with people in the background saying "Salvation?? Army" and "Khartoum". Line drawing.
    • The Sleeping Beauties 

      Unknown (1885)
      A man standing in front of three Egyptian statues, each of which has the head of one of the current Egyptian government officials. Line drawing.
    • The Three Graces 

      Unknown (1885)
      Three men posing on a pedestal, holding balls that say "Peace with Soudan", "Retrench", and "Reform Socialism". Line drawing.
    • Tragedy and Comedy 

      Unknown (1885)
      A man looking pompous at the opera, whle another in military uniform swoons behind him. Line drawing.