Ref NoST/5/2/3
Alt Ref NoT011
TitleInk Drawing: Children Enacting Pretend Gas Attack
Date11 October 1916
Extent1 mounted ink drawing
Name of CreatorShepard; E H
DescriptionOne ink drawing on card depicting a nursery nurse discovering children blowing soot out of the fireplace as gas for pretend military games.
Published in Punch on 11 Oct 1916.
Caption reads: ' Frantic Nurse: "Gracious goodness, children! What are you doing?" Youthful Chorus: "Gas Attack"'.
Physical DescriptionCorners dented and creased.
ExhibitionsKunstenaar in oorlogstijd. E.H. Shepard, tekenaar van Winnie-the-Pooh (Artist in wartime. E.H. Shepard, draughtsman of Winnie -the-Pooh) exhibition at Museum Huis Doorn in the Netherlands, August to December 2017.
CodePerson NameDates
DS/UK/11157Shepard; Ernest Howard (1879-1976); Illustrator1879-1976
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