Digitised Image

Colvin, Neville Maurice, 1918-1991 :The age of innocence! Sports Post. The Evening Post, 10 September 1949.

Reference Number: C-132-889

Shows an incident during a game of rugby between the All Blacks and the Springboks. A small member of the All Blacks stands by the ball gazing heavenward and wearing a halo, while the referee blows his whistle impatiently and members of the opposing teams wait in bemusement for the game to proceed.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Ink drawings, Caricatures and Cartoons (Commentary), related to Neville Maurice Colvin, organised by the New Zealand Cartoon Archive Trust in association with the Alexander Turnbull Library Guts and Glory; exhibition of rugby cartoons, The Evening Post (Newspaper. 1865-2002), Springboks (Rugby team), Sports Post, All Blacks (Rugby team), Wellington City, Innocence (Psychology), Rugby football players, Nimbus (Art), Sports officiating and Rugby football teams.

Part of:
Colvin, Neville Maurice, 1918-1991 :[Twenty-eight (28) original cartoons, 1940s and 1950s]., Reference Number C-132-864/891 (7 digitised items)

Extent: 1 cartoon bromide(s)Bromide, on sheet 305 x 450 mm.. Horizontal imageSingle art work

Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Use photocopy in preference to original.

Other copies available: Photocopy in public folders.

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