Caricatures

Caricature

Cartoons that portray in a critical or facetious way a real individual or group, or a figure representing a social, political, ethnic, or racial type. The effect is usually achieved through distortion or exaggeration of the features or form.

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Date: 1984 From: Various artists :Collection of photocopies, newspaper clippings and bromides of cartoons by Bromhead (A-314-1), Brockie (A-314-2) and J. C. Hill (A-314-3). Ref: A-314-2-032 Description: Shows Muldoon in New York. He is standing on Wall street in front of a wall which has graffiti on it with a spraycan in his hand. There are two policemen nea...
Date: 1987 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Archive of original cartoons for the Evening Post and Sports Post, 1941 to 1988] Ref: B-136-616 Description: Shows Ohakea Airbase with a tower and two aircraft in the distance. In the doorway of a hangar Prime Minister, David Lange is seen whispering behind his hand...
Date: 1993 From: Scott, Thomas 1947- :Editorial cartoons. 4 October - 24 December 1993 Ref: H-113-005 Description: Shows Jim Bolger urging his colleagues to guard against complacency when he is handed a note informing him that Labour and National are level pegging in the ...
Date: 1993 From: Body, Guy fl 1990s :New Truth & TV Extra; Cartoons. 26 February - 12 March 1993 Ref: H-118-005 Description: Shows Jim Bolger leaning back smiling in a little fishing dinghy. Behind him a volcano (Tauranga) is erupting. Refers to the decision of the Member for Tau...
Date: 1984 From: Various artists :Collection of photocopies, newspaper clippings and bromides of cartoons by Bromhead (A-314-1), Brockie (A-314-2) and J. C. Hill (A-314-3). Ref: A-314-2-044 Description: Shows Lange lifting the lid off a barrel (National accounts). The contents of the barrel is giving off a terrible smell. There is a number of politicians, in...
Date: 1957 From: Lonsdale, Neil, 1907-1989 :[Original cartoons by Neil Lonsdale from 1957 to 1968]. Ref: A-310-006 Description: Shows Holyoake and Lake digging a large hole in parliament grounds. There are planks of wood scattered around and a man has come over to see what they are do...
Date: 1975 From: Various artists :Collection of photocopies, newspaper clippings and bromides of cartoons by Bromhead (A-314-1), Brockie (A-314-2) and J. C. Hill (A-314-3). Ref: A-314-2-014 Description: Shows a raging bull stampeding past a matador. The angry bull has the face of Muldoon. Refers to Muldoon's reputation for being sharp-tongued. Quantity: 1 p...
Date: 1956 From: Lonsdale, Neil, 1907-1989 :200 original cartoons by Neil Lonsdale from 1955 to 1962. Ref: A-309-118 Description: Shows Nordmeyer and Nash carrying a boxer away from the boxing ring. His arms and legs are limp and Nash and Nordmeyer are looking rather concerned. Refers...
Date: 1956 From: Lonsdale, Neil, 1907-1989 :200 original cartoons by Neil Lonsdale from 1955 to 1962. Ref: A-309-123 Description: Shows a man with a suitcase, which has "Moscow" written on the side, and heavy boots `clumping' around. He is wearing a coat and has a hat on and there is a...
Date: 1994 From: Paynter, Bill (1949- ) :Cartoon entries for Qantas Media Awards, 1994. 4 March 1994 to 9 December 1994. Ref: A-302-133 Description: Shows Nelson Mandela dressed as a magician. He is leaning over a table with his arm in a magician's top hat. He is reaching down through the hat to beneath...
Date: 1976 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Archive of original cartoons for the Evening Post and Sports Post, 1941 to 1988] By: Evening Post (Wellington, N.Z.); Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989 Ref: B-135-026 Description: This cartoon is set in the Montreal area office of the Canadian Immigration Office. Several worried people are in the office when two secret service-thuggish...
Date: 1976 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Archive of original cartoons for the Evening Post and Sports Post, 1941 to 1988] By: Evening Post (Wellington, N.Z.); Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989 Ref: B-135-007 Description: This cartoon relates to the election of Democrat president Jimmy Carter and features a map of North America with a huge toothy smile across the United States...
Date: 1945 - 1950 By: McNamara, John Joseph, 1918-2001; Southern Cross (Newspaper : 1946-1951) Ref: A-369-165/180 Description: Drawings and caricatures of sporting personalities who flourished in the 1940s and 1950s. Includes boxers Cyril Hurne, Tim Tracy (also cycling),and another u...
Date: 1994 From: Tremain, Garrick fl 1970s-1990s :Editorial cartoons. 23 March - 14 June 1994 Ref: H-106-021 Description: Shows an angel talking to Sir Robert Muldoon, who is also an angel. Beyond them, near the heavenly gates, St Peter is watching television. Refers to the te...
Date: 1992 From: Scott, Thomas 1947?- :The Evening Post; Cartoons, 1 - 24 December 1992 Ref: H-033-010 Description: Shows Chris Laidlaw, Pauline Gardiner and Denis Welch. Refers to the result of the Wellington Central by-election, won on the night by Chris Laidlaw Quanti...
Date: 1911 By: Low, David Alexander Cecil (Sir), 1891-1963 Ref: C-047-031 Description: William Massey holding a bunch of balloons in the air. He is watched by a small boy, with a vote in his hand ready to pay for a balloon. The balloons are lab...
Date: 1869 By: Auckland punch (Periodical) Ref: H-686-013 Description: New Zealand prime minister, Julius Vogel holds firm to his political honesty against the offers of a political pedlar. Published in 'Grant, Ian F. Public Li...
Date: 1963 From: Ilott Advertising Ltd :[New Zealand National Party publicity material] / Ilotts - 1960, 1963 Ref: A-261-034 Description: Design drawing for National Party publicity shows a slightly caricatured portrait of National Party candidate for Miramar, superimposed over a map of the Mir...
Date: 1963 From: Ilott Advertising Ltd :[New Zealand National Party publicity material] / Ilotts - 1960, 1963 Ref: A-261-037 Description: Design drawing for National Party publicity shows a photograph of the face and a slightly foreshortened drawn body of National Party candidate for Miramar, ...
Date: 1914 - 1918 From: Robson, Frank N, fl 1914-1918 :[Caricatures and cartoons relating to the European War, 1914-1918] Ref: A-224-003 Description: Shows a plump soldier with three stripes and an ASC epaulette (Army Service Corps), guiltily eyes the three empty bottles on the ground just behind him. Qua...