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Deeds to Rippon Lea, Melbourne, 1963 / John Frith
Bib ID 6573035
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline [still image, sheet]
Author
Frith, John E., 1906-2000, artist
 
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Description 1963 
1 drawing : ink on paper ; image 30.5 x 38.2 cm, on sheet 37.8 x 55.8 cm 
Series

Frith, John E., 1906-2000 John Frith collection of cartoons, 1960-1969.

Notes

Title devised by cataloguer from acquisitions documentation.

Part of the collection: John Frith collection of cartoons, 1960-1969.

Inscriptions: Signed and dated in medium lower left; "6 3/8"--In pencil right of image.

Condition: Creased, tears, yellowing, stained.

Men with "National Trust" on jackets and woman sitting on park bench, both have hands outstretched. Masked man with "P.M.G." on his jacket leans out from tree above, holding a scroll of paper labelled "Deeds to Rippon Lea" in one hand and a gun in the other, which he points at National Trust and woman. Gun is labelled "Acquisition Order". Deeds appear to have been snatched as National Trust hands them to woman. Caption reads, "Fair go!"

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-153032295

Subjects Davidson, Charles William, 1897-1985 -- Caricatures and cartoons.  |  Rippon Lea -- Caricatures and cartoons.  |  Postmasters general -- Australia -- Caricatures and cartoons.  |  Prime ministers -- Australia -- Caricatures and cartoons  |  Australia -- Politics and government -- 1945-1965 -- Caricatures and cartoons.
Occupation Federal politicians.
Other authors/contributors Frith, John E., 1906-2000
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