This cartoon by the French artist Honoré Daumier (1810–1879) takes aim at the Prussian annexations of Hanover, Frankfurt am Main, parts of Hesse, and other northern German territories after the Austro-Prussian War of 1866.

Honoré Daumier, “The New Gulliver” (1866)

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Source: Honoré Daumier, “Der neue Gulliver” [“The New Gulliver”]. Caricature (19th c.). French caricature on the Prussian annexations in 1866, from Fuchs, “Der Weltkrieg in der Karikatur,” vol. 1.
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