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The fighting kangaroos! Australia's 1st test team [picture] / Wells
Bib ID 1557583
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Wells, S. G. (Samuel Garnet), 1885-1964
 
Online Versions
Description 1932 
1 drawing : pen and ink on paper ; 63.3 x 50.9 cm. 
Summary

Australia's team for the first test in the bodyline series depicted as 13 kangaroos of various sizes wearing boxing gloves. Each kangaroo's head is a portrait in profile of the team members identified as: Woodfull, McCabe (a joey in Woodfull's pouch), Kippax, Nagel, Fingleton, Bradman, Oldfield, Ponsford, Grimmett, Richardson, Ironmonger, Wall and O'Reilly.

Notes

Title from item.

Condition: good.

Inscriptions: "The fighting kangaroos! Australia's first test team" -- in pencil l.l. corner. Signed "Wells" -- l.l.

R11551

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-136484563

Subjects Cricket players -- Australia -- Caricatures and cartoons.
Exhibited Exhibited: "How's That", Visitors Centre, National Library of Australia, 2 February 2007 - 17 June 2007 

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