Those who talk don't know...
ID numberARTV02497
Collection typeArt
TitleThose who talk don't know...
Measurementoverall: 51 cm x 38.4 cm
Object typePoster
  • Warner, R Malcolm
  • LHQ Vic L of C Area
  • LHQ Cartographic Coy, Australian Survey Corps
Date made1943
Physical descriptionlithograph
CopyrightCopyright expired - public domain
DescriptionThis security poster reminds people of the dangers of loose talk. The sulpher crested cockatoo is depicted as chatty, but thoughtless and uninformed about his war-related talk, while the owl is shown in its role as wise and considered, choosing correctly not to share its knowledge.