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The Blow-torch, June 1991 [picture] / O'Neill
Bib ID 5015808
Format PicturePicture
Author
O'Neill, Ward, 1951-
 
Description 1991 
1 drawing : ink and pencil, b&w ; image 19.6 x 31.3 cm., on sheet 29.2 x 39.5 cm. 
Series

Ward O'Neill collection.

Summary

Bob Hawke balancing on a chair on one leg being burned by the flame of a blow-torch on the abdomen by Paul Keating.

Notes

Title from acquisitions documentation, see file NLA03/1461.

Part of: Ward O'Neill collection.

Inscriptions: "Paul Keating, The blow torch, Bob Hawke, SMH-Ramsey, 1-6-1991"--In pencil below image; Signed lower right.

Condition: Soiled.

Published in the Sydney Morning Herald on 1 June 1991, p. 23 in Alan Ramsey's column titled "It's time, grey area notwithstanding".

Subjects Hawke, Bob, 1929-2019 -- Caricatures and cartoons.  |  Keating, Paul, 1944- -- Caricatures and cartoons.  |  Australian Labor Party -- Officials and employees -- Caricatures and cartoons.  |  Prime ministers -- Australia -- Caricatures and cartoons.  |  Politicians -- Australia -- Caricatures and cartoons.  |  Blow-torches -- Caricatures and cartoons.  |  Australia -- Politics and government -- 1990-2001 -- Caricatures and cartoons.
Occupation Prime ministers.  |  Federal politicians.
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