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Migrants go west, 2 [picture] / Arthur Horner
Bib ID 4966878
Format PicturePicture
Author
Horner, Arthur, 1916-1997
 
Description 1981 
1 drawing : pen and ink ; 20.2 x 27.5 cm., on mount 29 x 36.3 cm. 
Series

Horner, Arthur, 1916-1997. Dig, a graphic history of terra australis incognita.

Notes

Title devised by cataloguer from published caption.

Part of the collection: Dig, a graphic history of terra australis incognita.

Inscriptions: "DIG Strip (ii)"--Above image; Printers instructions below image.

Condition: Tape stains, stained, yellowing.

Published in the Age, 26 January 1981, p. 8, Dig 44: Migrants Go West, frame 2, with caption "In 1829 promoter Thomas Peel and ex-thief Solomon Levey were granted 250,000 acres at Swan River to found the first free enterprise colony. Excited investors swarmed, only to find they could not see the land for the trees."

Subjects Peel, Thomas, 1793-1865 -- Caricatures and cartoons.  |  Australian wit and humor, Pictorial.  |  Colonists -- Western Australia -- Caricatures and cartoons.  |  Western Australia -- History -- Humor.
Other authors/contributors Age (Melbourne, Vic.)  |  Horner, Arthur, 1916-1997
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