Tremain, Garrick, fl 1970s-2000s:Seoul. Otago Daily Times, 14 September 1988.
Reference Number: H-614-001
The five rings of the Olympic symbol are the traction wheels of an armoured vehicle which is rolling over the name 'Seoul'. Internal and external political tensions gave Seoul, the host city for the 24th Olympiad, the feeling of an armed camp. Yet these Games, although they were boycotted by North Korea which had wanted to co-host them, saw the largest participation yet, with teams sent by 159 National Olympic Committees.
1 image, categorised under Ink drawings and Cartoons (Commentary), related to Garrick Tremain, Fun & Games - New Zealand Cartoon Perspectives on the Olympics 1952-2000. :Cartoon exhibition., Korea) Olympic Games (24th ; 1988 ; Seoul, Armoured vehicles, Military and Olympics.
Tremain, Garrick, fl 1970s-2000s:12 photocopies of cartoons on Olympic themes published in the Otago Daily Times and the Sunday Star Times, 1988-2000., Reference Number H-614-001/012 (6 digitised items)
Extent: 1 original cartoon(s)A4 photocopy.. Single art work
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