Execution. Laws of gravity. 3 January, 2007.
Reference Number: DCDL-0002830
Cartoon of President George Bush dressed as a cowboy. He stands beneath a scaffold holding a rope that is twisted round the neck of a statue of ex President of Iraq, Saddam Hussein. Although it looks as though he is toppling the statue, Saddam Hussein has the rope twisted round his hand in such a way that as he topples, George Bush, who also has the rope round his neck, will hang. Refers to the execution of Saddam Hussein on December 30 2006 and to the continuing American presence in Iraq.
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 874 x 1103. Single art work
Conditions governing access to original: Access to digital object is Not restricted
Usage: You can search, browse, print and download items from this website for research and personal study. You are welcome to reproduce the above image(s) on your blog or another website, but please maintain the integrity of the image (i.e. don't crop, recolour or overprint it), reproduce the image's caption information and link back to here (http://mp.natlib.govt.nz/detail/?id=69656). If you would like to use the above image(s) in a different way (e.g. in a print publication), or use the transcription or translation, permission must be obtained. More information about copyright and usage can be found on the Copyright and Usage page of the NLNZ web site.