Supplied Caption: "Published in ""Puck"" March 30, 1887. The idea of this drawing is straight forward. It shows Bismarck involved in a juggling act with the European heads of state ... an act in which any misstep may upset the balancing act between war and peace he is simultaneously performing."
Original Caption: The European Equilibrist
Tags: Caricatures, Keppler, Joseph Ferdinand, 1838-1894, Political cartoons, World politics, Bismarck, Otto, Furst von, 1815-1898, Balance of power, International relations