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Lithograph - Pollee-Wollee-Hama Galop

Pollee-Wollee-Hama Galop

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    c.1867 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Packer, Thomas (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    printer's ink, paper, colour lithography

  • Credit Line:

    Acquired from John Hall Printshop, London in 1968

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case WM, shelf 14, box A

Physical description

Colour lithographic print on paper for a Victorian musical title depicting multiple racist caricatures of East Asian people.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)


c.1867 (made)


Packer, Thomas (artist)

Materials and Techniques

printer's ink, paper, colour lithography


Height: 13 3/8 in, Width: 9.5 in

Descriptive line

Victorian musical title: 'Pollee-Wollee-Hama Galop'. Colour lithograph by Thomas Packer, British, c.1867

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Taken from Departmental Circulation Register 1968


Printer's ink; Paper


Colour lithography

Subjects depicted

Caricatures; Racism


Music; Printed pages & sheets


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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