Boer war news

Accession Number ART50113
Collection type Art
Measurement mount: 39.4 x 29.8 cm; sight: 24 x 15.4 cm
Object type Work on paper
Physical description pen and ink
Maker Leist, Fred
Conflict South Africa, 1899-1902 (Boer War)

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain


This drawing is probably for a magazine or newspaper, and the joke relies on the homonym (boar, Boer); newsboy selling papers, elderly man buying paper, tram conductor in background.