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Those Treasury Bills / cartoon by Livingston Hopkins, [ca. 1890]

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Record title

Those Treasury Bills / cartoon by Livingston Hopkins, [ca. 1890]

Call numbers

V/303

Record identifier

16AXBdon

Those Treasury Bills / cartoon by Livingston Hopkins, [ca. 1890]

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Those Treasury Bills / cartoon by Livingston Hopkins, [ca. 1890]

Full title

Those Treasury Bills / cartoon by Livingston Hopkins, [ca. 1890]

Date

[ca. 1890]

Call Numbers

V/303

Record Identifier

16AXBdon

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Contents

1 drawing - 53 x 42 cm - pen and ink on card

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Fonds

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Copying Conditions

Out of copyright : Creator died before 1955

Please acknowledge: : Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales

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Contents

Cartoon depicts Sir Henry Parkes attired in top hat, cravat, gloves, overcoat, and spats, with walking stick, gesturing nonchalantly with his left hand. Parkes has his back turned to a rotund man wearing knee high boots, tailcoat, and top hat with ‘Capital’ written on the hatband. ‘Capital’ holds two cards: ‘New South Wales Debentures’ in his right...

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Those Treasury Bills / cartoon by Livingston Hopkins, [ca. 1890]

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NOTES

Signature / Inscriptions

Caption reads: 'Those Treasury Bills. / Parkes utilises his private experience in Public Finance. / W. Micawber Parkes: "Thank God, that little bill's settled".'

Signed by artist lower right corner. Inscribed in pencil lower right corner: '1074'. Embossed lower right corner: 'Goodall's Bristol Boards'.

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Purchased from Josef Lebovic Gallery, Collectors' List No.179 Lot 2, October-November 2015

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Call Numbers

V/303

Record Identifier

16AXBdon

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https://collection.sl.nsw.gov.au/record/16AXBdon

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1000028

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