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The privileged pick-pocket
1928

Medium
pen, brush and ink, pencil and gouache
Measurements
42.0 × 68.5 cm (sheet)
Inscription
inscribed in blue pencil u.l.: Take this out? / ?? (arrow pointing right) (in a circle)
inscribed in brush and ink l.l.: Will Dyson.
inscribed in blue pencil l.l.: Their God child (crossed out) - [The Priveleged Pick Pocket - / (It is hoped that the comfortably off will submit with more than usual good grace to the rifling of their pockets for the charitable needs of Xmas 1928)
inscribed in pencil on reverse c.: Herald / 13/12/28
inscribed in pencil on reverse l.r.: 3 col
Accession Number
686.88-5
Department
Australian Prints & Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of Hugh McCubbin, 1960
Gallery location
Not on display