Drawing, ink on paper signed by the artist lower right. 23 1/4 x 29 inches. Chips to margins with some image loss in upper right corner. Some scuffs and toning to paper.
Beautiful large working drawing of the early days of the Automobile. Full title in pencil; She: "So you think the necessities of life are constantly advancing in price? For instance? He: "Well, the average fine for 'auto-speed-ing' has advanced from ten dollars within a year." Date stamped on verso 1902. Frank Arthur Nankivell was an Australian artist and political cartoonist, known for his caricatures in publications such as Puck.