Despicable things!

Lithograph , Drawing
Gisbert Combaz

This drawing shows fat German soldiers in a butcher’s shop. The word kochonneries comes from the French word cochon, meaning pig. The correct spelling is with a c instead of a k. Both the ...

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‘Kochonneries’: lithograph by Belgian artist Gisbert Combaz (1869-1941). The word ‘kochonneries’ comes from the French word ‘cochon’, meaning 'pig'. The use of ‘k’ instead of ‘c’ and the word 'pig' are satirical references to the Germans.