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RepositoryArchives and Special Collections, University of Surrey
Ref NoST/8/5
Alt Ref NoT052
TitleInk Drawing: British Soldier Awkwardly Holding a Black Cat at Arm's Length
DescriptionOne ink drawing on card depicting a British soldier standing and holding a black cat at arm's length just under its front legs.
Part of a series of sketches depicting interactions between soldiers and animals.
Caption reads: '(Livestock) X Dropping the Cat "Holding the Cat at arms length" '
Extent1 ink drawing
Physical DescriptionSurface grazing in corners, particularly top right. Folded front corner bottom right.
Publn_NoteArmstrong, A. (1929) 'Livestock in Barracks' (London).
Campbell, J. (2015) 'Shepard's War - E. H. Shepard - The Man Who Drew Winnie-the-Pooh' (London) Page 37.
RulesCompiled in accordance with ISAD(G) General International Standard Archival Description 2nd edition, 1999; National Council on Archives Rules for the Construction of Personal, Place and Corporate Names, 1997.
CodePerson NameDates
DS/UK/11157Shepard; Ernest Howard (1879-1976); Illustrator1879-1976
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