Original CARTOON from PUNCH Magazine

“The Broken-Hearted Highwayman”

April 13, 1927

By: Bernard Partridge (artist)

Punch Magazine [London]

(8x10 inches)

Item Number: 202719



This original cartoon from Punch Magazine, dated April 13, 1927, is in very good condition. The caption reads:
The Chancellor of the Exchequer. ‘Believe me, sir, this hurts me more than it hurts you. For both our sakes I had hoped to let you off more lightly this time; but the coal stoppage has left me no choice.’”
Drawn by the noted political cartoonist, Bernard Partridge, who, beginning in 1910, was Punch magazine’s chief Cartoonist. In 1925, he received a knighthood.