A Wary Bird
Neal McCall, Artist
This is one of the cartoons in our collection. It was made in circa 1917. The place where it was made is unknown.
Image 480 x 342mm
pen and ink on paper
A cartoon of a man kneeling behind a wall with "THE VATICAN" on it. The man is wearing a black uniform, spiked helmet and a sword in a scabbard. He is attempting to feed a "PEACE" bird (probably a dove) and it is walking away from him.
Collection of the Sarjeant Gallery Te Whare o Rehua Whanganui. Gift of The Evening Telegram, Portland Oregon, 1917.