Colour caricature of a man dressed in military uniform, holding a bat and facing a ball which is at head height. In the background, a man in civilian dress has just released the ball, and there is another uniform-wearing batsman. The image is signed by the artist, "DRANER" in the bottom-right. Above the image is printed, "TYPES MILITAIRES / PL. 100", and under the artist's and printer's details, the sub-heading "ANGLETERRE _ OXFORD UNIVERSITY, RIFLE VOLUNTEERS". This print is one of a series called 'Types Militaires: Galerie militaire de toutes les nations' by the Belgian cartoonist Jules Renard. Writing on reverse reads "4"
0 - Whole: H: 357 W: 235mm (H: 14 1/16 W: 9 1/4")
Jules Renard-Draner; Nov 1833; 1926