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Ward O'Neill collection [picture] / Ward O'Neill
Bib ID 3420557
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
O'Neill, Ward, 1951-
 
Online Versions
Description 1987-2007 
716 drawings : pen, ink, pencil, watercolour ; 32 x 38.7 cm or smaller. 
Summary

The collection comprises cartoons produced for and published in the Australian Financial Review and the Sydney Morning Herald. They cover major political issues of public interest and Australians who were prominent in Australian political life. Cartoons produced for the Sydney Morning Herald were created to accompany Alan Ramsey's weekly column. Most drawings are signed by the artist.

Biography/History

Ward O'Neill is a well known political cartoonist for the Australian Financial Review. He has also worked as a cartoonist for The Australian, the London Daily Mail, the National Times, the Bulletin and the Sydney Morning Herald. In 1982, 1984 and 1986 O'Neill was the winner of Walkley Awards for illustration.

Notes

File no: 204/16/23; NLA03/1461.

Includes preliminary sketches and accompanying notes for Alan Ramsey's columns in the Sydney Morning Herald, 1995-2003.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-149860572

Published in the Australian Financial Review and the Sydney Morning Herald.

Source of Acquisition Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program by Ward O'Neill, 1999, 2005, 2010. 
Subjects Politicians -- Australia -- Caricatures and cartoons.  |  Prime ministers -- Australia -- Caricatures and cartoons.  |  Australia -- Politics and government -- Caricatures and cartoons.  |  Australia -- Economic conditions -- Caricatures and cartoons.  |  Australia -- Social conditions -- Caricatures and cartoons.
Occupation Politicians.  |  Prime ministers.
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PIC Drawer 10421 #PIC/9251/1-218 Special Collections Reading Room
PIC Drawer 12819 #PIC/14427/1-160 Special Collections Reading Room
PIC Drawer 12820 #PIC/14427/161-257 Special Collections Reading Room
PIC Drawer 4 #PIC/3240 – 3311 Special Collections Reading Room

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