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Bringing the house down : 12 months of Australian political humour : 17 September 1997-15 February 1998 / illustration by Michael Fitzjames ; designed by Griffiths & Young Design, Canberra
Bib ID 6420790
Format PicturePicture [still image, text, sheet]
Author
Fitzjames, Michael, 1948- artist
 
Description Canberra : National Museum of Australia ; Old Parliament House, [1997] 
©1997 
1 poster : red and black ; 70 x 32 cm 
Summary

Advertisement for the 1997 annual political cartoon exhibition held at Old Parliament House, Canberra, 17 September 1997-15 February 1998. Features image of a red set of curtains topped with two masks, underneath which is a black and white image of politicians wielding knives running in front of Parliament House. Text appears in red or black on a white background and white on a red background. "Back with all new cartoons from Australia's major newspapers, sculptures, radio skits and TV clips" appears below the title. At foot of poster: Mix 106.3 [logo]; A National Museum of Australia - Old Parliament House Exhibition; WIN Television [logo]. The verso of the poster is comprised of black text on a white background and contains further details about the exhibition and related events. Title at head of verso: Just when you though it was safe, the National Museum of Australia is bringing the house down again! "Funded by the Commonwealth Department of Communications and the Arts" appears below the main body of text.

Notes

Caption title.

Subjects Political cartoons -- Australia -- Posters.  |  Politicians -- Australia -- Caricatures and cartoons -- Posters.  |  Australian wit and humor -- Posters.  |  Posters, Australian.  |  Australia -- Politics and government -- Posters.  |  Australia -- Posters.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Griffiths & Young Design, designer  |  National Museum of Australia, issuing body  |  Parliament House (Parkes, A.C.T.), issuing body
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Bringing the house down '97

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