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U001.11.478
Artist / Maker : Lynde, P.
Title : Untitled (Swans Media Press cartoon)
Date (Execution) : 1996
Geographical Origin : British Columbia, Canada
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Medium / Material  : ink; light blue graphite/crayon?
Support / Technique : paper
Object Type : cartoons (working drawings)
Visual Description : Three employees of Check 6 media (a faceless cameraman, 2 caricatures) are standing at the front of Swans Pub. A group of disheveled men holding beer bottles arrive in a shopping cari on the right hand side, facing the media. One of the desheveled men is holding a piece of paper that reads, "Canadian Caroonist Convention, Victoria 1996". He is signalling more people to follow with a wave of his left hand. A handwritten, text caption in capital letters is located below the drawing, which reads: "What incredible luck ... we're witnessing the moment when a flock of ugly ducks turn into Swans!!"
Accession # : U001.11.478
Width (cm) : 34.50
Height (cm) : 26.75
Depth (cm) : 2.50
Mandatory Credit : Gift of the Estate of Michael C. Williams
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