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A surfeit of fathers, 1 [picture] / Arthur Horner
Bib ID 4971278
Format PicturePicture
Author
Horner, Arthur, 1916-1997
 
Description 1981 
1 drawing : pen and ink ; 20.3 x 27.4 cm., on mount 30 x 36.9 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 48 (i)"--Above image; "Port Phillip Patriot 30th August 1845"--Below image; Printers instructions below image.

Condition: Tape stains, stained, yellowing.

Published in the Age, 23 February 1981, p. 11, Dig 48: A surfeit of fathers, frame 1, with caption "Batman's rival, ex-convict, publisher-publican John Pascoe Fawkner attacked the 'glorious humbug' of his 'treaty' with the blacks, opting to grab his own land. Between them these two Fathers established the ethics of Land Deals in Victoria."

Subjects Fawkner, John Pascoe, 1792-1869 -- Caricatures and cartoons.  |  Australian wit and humor, Pictorial.  |  Newspaper editors -- Victoria -- Melbourne -- Caricatures and cartoons.  |  Pioneers -- Victoria -- Melbourne -- Caricatures and cartoons.
Occupation Newspaper editors.
Other authors/contributors Age (Melbourne, Vic.)  |  Horner, Arthur, 1916-1997
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