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The Chief Mourner

Date made: 1941

Artist: Miller, Harold 'Dusty'

Description: Satirical cartoon drawn for Isle of Man Times newspaper.

This cartoon appeared in the Isle of Man Times 18 January 1941. It refers to the death of Lord Wakefield who was associated with land, sea and air speed records; Mercury the messenger of the gods and the deity associated with speed being the chief mourner.

Materials: ink, paper

Object name: cartoon

Collection: Art Collection

ID number: 2005-0069/12


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