STARR WOOD (1870-1944) SIGNED ORIGINAL PENCIL, PEN, BRUSH, BLACK INK, MONOCHROME WASH GAG CARTOON, “S.W.” monogram, 10 x 12.5, on heavy card stock, by 19th-early 20th century British Punch cartoonist. This cartoon shows a waitress talking with older customer. Wood's handwritten caption (the publisher would later set it in type) reads: “I don’t know what to have. I’ve got a ticklish stomach.” “Oh yeah! Well I ain’t gonna tickle it.” There are a few publisher/printer notations in pencil, general age toning, a few minor stains, marginal pin holes, 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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