Cover for the book "Tartarin of Tarascon" by A. Daudet
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The lion is depicted in profile, standing on its back legs turned to the right. The dark background is decorated with plant patterns. Alphonse Daudet (1840–1897) was a French novelist and playwright who wrote short stories about life in Provence and created the iconic image of the romantic and braggart Tartarin of Tarascon.
In the bottom there is the inscription: "Cover for the book "Tartarin of Tarascon" by A. Daudet.".