Joji Morishita. "We are rich & well-fed. How can we display our good fortune to the world? I know, we'll harpoon and slaughter and hack whales to death!" "Little pricks..." 22 June, 2006.
Reference Number: DCDL-0001826
A caricature of Japan's chief whaling negotiator, Joji Morishita. He is shown standing in a whaling ship with a harpoon in one hand and a great scalpel-shaped blade in the other; both tools are dripping with blood and blood pours out of the ship into the sea. In the sea below is a wounded whale who thinks, 'Little pricks'. Morishita wears a white band round his head with the red circle of the Japanese flag on it. He is shouting cheerfully that killing whales is a great way to demonstrate Japan's good fortune to the world.
Webb, Murray, 1947- :[Digital caricatures published from 29 July 2005 onwards (2006, 2007, 2008). Includes a selection of digital caricatures published from 2002 and up to July 2005.], Reference Number DC-Group-0003 (865 digitised items)
Extent: 1 digital cartoon(s)Jpeg image - Resolution 30068 x 16 dpi; RGB (24 bit); Pixel dimensions 1057 x 1200. Single art work
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