Image

FO0318.jpg

Ref NoFO0318
Alt Ref NoFO0318
Artist or CreatorTrog [Wally Fawkes]
Title or Caption[no caption]
Extent1 item
Published byDaily Mail
Date27 Mar 1950
FormatArtwork
Techniqueblack ink
Embedded text or transcriptAh. This must be for cleaning the boots
Fine Old Spirit
Gosh! You aren't Flook..are you, Flook?
No, I'm a geni. For 2000 years I have been imprisoned in that bottle. Speak and I obey!
Person DepictedRufus
Implied textLiterature: The Western interpretation of the genie is based on the Aladdin tale in the Western version of The Book of One Thousand and One Nights, which told of a genie that lived in an oil lamp and granted wishes to whoever freed him from the lamp by polishing it. [Wikipedia]
NotesArtwork not dated, date taken from an old catalogue. Label "Copr. '52 Gen'l Features Corp. TM-World Rights Rsvd." pasted on bottom left section of cartoon. Glue smudging on top left section of cartoon.
Subjectsboots
bottles
genie
magic
SeriesEastern Slaves
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT solo@solosyndication.com
Location of artworkBritish Cartoon Archive
Relates to cartoonFO0318

Show related Persons records.

Persons
CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/4705Rufus   
    Powered by CalmView© 2008-2019