Fools and jesters

Court fools, Jesters
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Date: 1875 - 1876 From: Various artists :[Illustrations from Knights edition of Shakespeare 1873-6; illustrations on steel from pictures]. London, Virtue & Co Limited [1875-1876] By: Pettie, John, 1839-1893; Cousen, Charles, 1819?-1889 Ref: A-054-038 Description: Shows a scene from Shakespeare's "As you like it". Audrey, a goatherd, smiles as she talks to Touchstone the jester. Other Titles - Pinxit, sculpsit Quanti...
Date: 1881 By: Field, Isabel Jane, 1867-1950 Ref: A-170-002 Description: A half-length frontal seated portrait of a man in jester's garb. He drinks from a large pottery jar Quantity: 1 watercolour(s). Physical Description: Water...
Date: 1881 By: Field, Isabel Jane, 1867-1950 Ref: A-170-001 Description: A standing frontal portrait of a jester in mediaeval clothing. He gestures with thumb and forefingers Isabel was sometimes known as Sissie Inscriptions: Si...
Date: 1888 - 1897 From: Hodgkins, William Mathew, 1833-1898 :[Sketchbook] W M Hodgkins, Melrose Dn. Notes. [ca 1893] Ref: E-031-q-1-006 Description: Two mediaeval figures, including a man in a jester's hat on the left, a seated figure in clothing from an earlier era on the right Quantity: 1 drawing(s). ...
From: Monkhouse, Thomas Stewart, 1828-1920 :[Sketchbook No. 3.] Ref: E-396-f-3-013 Description: Head and shoulders of a man in jester's costume Quantity: 1 drawing(s). Physical Description: Pencil on tracing paper, 200 x 160 (page size)
From: Monkhouse, Thomas Stewart, 1828-1920 :[Sketchbook No. 3.] Ref: E-396-f-3-008 Description: Quantity: 1 drawing(s). Physical Description: Pencil on tracing paper, 200 x 160 (page size)
Date: 1989 From: Bromhead, Peter 1933- :[30 original cartoons published in the Auckland Star in May and June, 1989.] Ref: A-225-204 Description: Cartoon shows a figure of David Lange as a jester with bells dangling from the points of his hat, reading "Splits", "ANZUS" and "Economy", the three issues ...
Date: 1881 By: Field, Isabel Jane, 1867-1950 Ref: A-170-012 Description: Field/Hodgkins collection, 1967 Quantity: 1 drawing(s). Physical Description: Ink 109 x 172 mm
Date: 1936 From: [Seven art union display cards, for lotteries organised by Neil McArthur and B L Hammond. 1932-1937] Ref: Eph-F-LOTTERY-1936-02 Description: Shows a playing card depicting a smiling joker holding a bag of 5000 pounds of alluvial gold. A list of prizes is shown at lower right, with the top prize of...
"You can always tell a man's character by what he eats!" "Waiter. Cancel my rhubarb fool." 6 October, 2003.
Date: 2003 From: Fletcher, David, 1952- :Digital cartoons Ref: DCDL-0001458 Description: "The Politician" cartoon strip. The Minister cancels his rhubarb fool when his companion comments that you can tell a man's character by what he eats. Quan...
Date: 1992 From: Scott, Thomas, 1947- : Evening Post cartoons. 1 - 30 April 1992 Ref: H-002-001 Description: Shows Bill Birch as a jester holding up a scroll announcing "Ye Accident Rehabilitation and Insurance Act." Refers to his reorganisation of the provisions f...
Date: [1870s?] By: Monkhouse, Thomas Stewart, 1828-1920; Cook, Walter Cameron, 1941- Ref: E-396-f-3 Description: Consists of figure studies, some in costume. Inscriptions: Unsigned and undated. Untitled. Quantity: 1 sketchbook(s). Physical Description: 16 pencil, 1 p...
From: Monkhouse, Thomas Stewart, 1828-1920 :[Sketchbook No. 2.] Ref: E-396-f-2-023-2 Description: Quantity: 1 watercolour(s). Physical Description: Watercolour, 170 x 209 mm (page size)
From: Monkhouse, Thomas Stewart, 1828-1920 :[Sketchbook No. 3.] Ref: E-396-f-3-003 Description: Shows a man in jester's costume Quantity: 1 drawing(s). Physical Description: Pencil on tracing paper, 200 x 160 (page size)
From: Monkhouse, Thomas Stewart, 1828-1920 :[Sketchbook No. 3.] Ref: E-396-f-3-002 Description: Shows a man in jester's costume Quantity: 1 drawing(s). Physical Description: Pencil on tracing paper, 200 x 160 (page size)
Date: 1880 - 1889 From: Hodgkins family including William Mathew Hodgkins :[Sketchbook and scrapbook, 1880s] Ref: E-038-q-2-026 Description: A half length profile portrait of a man in a dunce's cap, holding a bottle. He is possibly intended to be a character in a play Quantity: 1 watercolour(s)....
Date: 1985 From: Hodgson, Trace, 1958- :[Original cartoons drawn in 1985, mainly for the New Zealand Listener]. Ref: C-133-114 Description: Shows Prime Minister Jim McLay tied to a post (as Saint Sebastian?) while arrows shoot at him. Jim Bolger, dressed as a jester, aims a pistol at him from the...
Fletcher, David, 1952- :'The opposition weren't able to make me look a fool at all last year!' 'You managed to beat them to it every time.' Dominion Post, 8 January 2004.
Date: 2004 From: Fletcher, David, 1952- :Digital cartoons Ref: DX-005-792 Description: 'The Politician' cartoon strip. Quantity: 1 digital image(s).
Date: [22] June 2008 From: Body, Guy Keverne, 1967-:Original cartoons. 1986-2011 By: NZ Truth (Newspaper) Ref: A-453-008 Description: Shows Prime Minister sitting on a throne and wearing a crown; there is an axe behind the throne. New Zealand First leader Winston Peters kneels before her, d...
Date: 1975 From: Walker, Malcolm, 1950- :60 cartoon photocopies published 1975 - 1976 in Sunday News. Ref: H-358-011 Description: Shows Irish-born media personality Brian Edwards dressed as a leprechaun (or jester?). There is laughter all around him from the audience as he abuses politi...