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[Tempsky, Gustavus Ferdinand von] 1828-1868 :Punch, the Wellington charivari. First series complete in eight parts. 20 July 1868.

Reference Number: PUBL-0146

Drawing for the title page of Punch or the Wellington Charivari, Volume 1, 1868. Mr Punch, clad in suit and top hat, a mere over his arm, is brandishing a pen. He is watched disapprovingly by a soldier (Von Tempsky's self-portrait?), a businessman, a lawyer, a clergyman and another Maori man clad in native dress. His dog, a ruff around its neck, and his palette, are at his feet. A cauldron marked 'Society' is bubbling on the right.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Ink drawings and Self-portraits, related to Gustavus Ferdinand von Tempsky, Robert Pharazyn, Alexander Horsburgh Turnbull, Punch, or the Wellington charivari, Wellington City, Artists, Lawyers, Satire, Soldiers, Men, Maori and Clergy.

Part of:
[Tempsky, Gustavus Ferdinand von] 1828-1868 :Punch, the Wellington charivari. First series complete in eight parts. 20 July 1868., Reference Number PUBL-0146 (1 digitised items)

Extent: Wood engraving, 193 x 167 mm. Single art work

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