Cuttingly Clever: 20th Century Political Cartoons

Exhibition Dates: Sept 5-Dec 12, 2016

by Gabrielle Quesnell ’19

Political or editorial cartoons are the embodiment of the phrase “a picture says a thousand words.” Heavily dependant on caricature and dripping with sarcasm, these drawings reflect an artist’s and the general public’s emotional and logical response to political issues through the drawing itself and the way they’re reprinted.

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