STARR WOOD (1870-1944) SIGNED ORIGINAL PENCIL, PEN, BRUSH, BLACK INK, MONOCHROME WASH GAG CARTOON, “Starr Wood.”, 10 x 12.5, 11 NOV 1936, on heavy card stock, by 19th-early 20th century British Punch cartoonist. This cartoon shows a young woman holding off the advances of older man. Wood's handwritten caption (the publisher would later set it in type) reads: “It’s not that I don’t exactly trust you general, but I think I’ll sit on the side next the telephone.” There are a few publisher/printer notations in pencil, general age toning, a few stains, otherwise in fine condition.
STARR WOOD turned freelance cartoonist after his first drawing was published in 1892. In addition to his Punch cartoons he contributed to several other British publications, including: Chums, Fun, Judy, Chips, Parade, John Bull, Bystander, Humorist, Passing Show, Tatler and Strand from 1898-1938.
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