"NEXT", a chromolithograph of the Standard Oil octopus from Puck, Volume 46 Number 1436 September 7, 1904

(Keppler & Schwartzman): NY, 1904. Paperback. Good. Item #21-2802

J Ottoman Lith. Co., Puck Bldg. NY. 14 x 20". In two pieces, chipped, torn, missing small pieces. Colors are bright and sharp. Cartoonist Joseph Keppler (co-owner of Puck) used an octopus to demonstrate the stranglehold that Standard Oil had on American Businesses, the image shows the tentacles already around the steel, copper and shipping industries. SCARCE in any condition. Sold as is.

Price: $75.00

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