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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Wrathall, Bill, 1931-1995 :I guarantee it's missile-free, with nought aboard to vex us. But who knows what the Yanks have got deep in the heart of Texas. U.S.S. Texas. On the good ship LolliPOP. 1983.
Date: 1983 From: Wrathall, Bill, 1931-1995 :Editorial cartoons. 1976-1983 Description: Shows Muldoon and Lange sitting on a wharf with a frigate in the background. Muldoon is dressed as a sailor and is playing an accordion while Lange, who is w...
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). Description: Shows two bears (Unions and Employers), who are chained together by their ankle, attacking each other. Behind them is Muldoon and Bolger who are in fancy dre...
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). Description: Shows Lange standing on a beach. There are three men walking out of the sea carrying nuclear missiles and bombs. As they approach, Lange is squirting them wi...
Heath, Eric, 1923- :The Hague. Dr. Finlay is ready to set off to the International Court. N.Z.'s case. 16 May 1973.
Date: 1973 From: Heath, Eric Walmsley 1923- :[27 boxes of cartoons drawn for the "Dominion", 1970-1980s?]. Description: Shows a lawyer, who is holding a briefcase (N.Z.'s case), about to enter a maze. At the center of the maze are the words "The Hague". Next to him is a man, w...
Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :Two-way trade promotion. U.K. Application to join European common market. We want protection! Decreasing imports of British goods by N.Z. U.S.A. Lamb imports. Quota. Threat of decreasing imports of N.Z. goods by U.S.A. Cut out that protectionist policy! 1971.
Date: 1971 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Archive of original cartoons for the Evening Post and Sports Post, 1941 to 1988] Description: Shows Holyoake standing on New Zealand. On his left is the U.K. where a man is holding a notice about the European common market and is smoking a pipe. On hi...
[Postcard]. I voted for Fisher; I wish I had / City Printing Co[mpan]y, Wellington. [1908]
Date: 1908 From: [Ephemera, pamphlets about politics and cards promoting political candidates in elections. 1900-1909]. By: City Printing Company Description: Shows convertable portrait, which can be view both ways up, one way showing a happy voter (who voted for Mr F M Fisher in 1905 for Wellington Central elector...
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From: Crimp, Daryl 1958- :Cartoons entered in the 1993 Qantas Media Awards Description: Shows two pigs, who represent consultants, feeding greedily from a food trough (Public trough). Jim Bolger is approaching with a large smile on his face and...
Date: 1986 Description: Shows a strip cartoon wherein Trace Hodgson reads about David Lange showing Rajiv Gandhi around New Zealand. He rings Denis Welch to see what he is writing a...
Date: 1992 - 1993 Description: Shows an Alliance Party procession, headed by a man playing a guitar and singing about raising taxes. Jim Anderton is pulling a cart (policy) on which there...
Date: 1975 Description: Robert Muldoon is holding a large lit bomb marked immigration and is about to toss it at Bill Rowling, Bob Tizard and another Labour M. P. The three Labour M...