Heath, Eric Walmsley 1923- :[Cartoons for the "Dominion" concerning New Zealand politics. July 1989 - December 1989].

Date
1989
By
Heath, Eric Walmsley, 1923-; Dominion (Newspaper)
Ref
B-145-827/846
Description

Includes cartoons about: Bolger vs. Lange; 30 M.P's volunteer to have blood tests for a `life in N.Z.' survey; Labour's birthday; an idea to have the Beehive moved to Sommes Island; Douglas hiding behind a mask of Caygill; caucus in a shambles; Helen Clark putting the Labour burden onto Palmer's back; Palmer new P.M.; Peters the main man in National; Paul East and Jim Bolger setting the hard line on law and order; Michael Cullen takes his first overseas trip; Palmer hits the tax payers hard; ironic twist on M.P. salaries; the Government being lavish with personal expenditure; 31% of voters disillusioned; DSIR grants; Christmas boost for M.P's pay; the country in a mess; a cartoon derived from Sir John Tenniel's famous cartoon `Dropping the Pilots' shows Palmer as the leader and the pilots as Rodger Douglas, Martin Finlay, Bob Tizard, Stan Rodger and Russell Marshall; Christmas party at the Beehive.

Arranged chronologically, according to the dates of "Dominion" clippings in Heath's albums (at E-521/547-q). Those for which no date could be found are arranged according to estimated dates.

Inscriptions: Recto - Signed, but almost all undated, by the artist.

Quantity: 20 original cartoon(s).

Physical Description: Ink on paper, sizes approximately 350 x 500 mm.

Provenance: Donated by the artist in 1996.

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Heath, Eric Walmsley 1923- :[Cartoons on topics of defence, politics, social issues, whimsy, medical issues, pollution, conservationists, trade unions, space exploration, animals, police & crime, Television, farming, sport, war, and transport. 1970-1990s]. / Heath, Eric Walmsley 1923- :[Cartoons on topics of defence, politics, social issues, whimsy, medical issues, pollution, conservationists, trade unions, space exploration, animals, police & crime, Television, farming, sport, war, and transport. 1970-1990s].
Format
20 original cartoon(s), Works of art, Ink drawings, Cartoons (Commentary), Ink on paper, sizes approximately 350 x 500 mm., Orientation: Horizontal image
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