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Frank Dickens
Bristow Daily Strip - Birdman (Original)

Bristow Daily Strip - Birdman (Original) by Frank Dickens at The Illustration Art Gallery

Ref: Dickens2765 (Click for LARGE picture)

Artist: Frank Dickens (biography)
Medium: Pen & Ink on Board
Size: 18" x 4" (450mm x 95mm)
Date: 1970

This is the unique original Pen & Ink drawing by Frank Dickens.

The original daily newspaper strip drawn for the London Evening Standard. Frank Dickens began his famous Bristow strip in the Sunday Times in 1960.

It's principal character, the eponymous Bristow, is a buying clerk (18th in line for Chief Buyer) in the Chester-Perry Organization and his adventures involve everything to do with the drudgery of commuting, bureaucracy and large office life.

On this board you can see the original which was edited slightly for publication. The printed version is glued to the reverse of the artboard.

Price:  90.00
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Frank Dickens

Frank Dickens