Colin Merrett (biography)Medium:
Pen & Ink Washes on Acid-free BoardSize:
12" x 18" (310mm x 450mm)Date:
1972These are the unique original Pen & Ink Wash by Colin Merrett.
Robinson is shipwrecked and manages to swim to the shore. He builds a raft and ventures back to the wreckage of his boat. Grabbing provisions and anything else he could carry Robinson sets about building shelter. He finds a dog and two cats and takes them to shore. Robinson also builds himself a sign dating his arrival on the island so that me might measure the length of time he has been stranded.
This is the second instalment of Look & Learn's adaptation of Robinson Crusoe, printed over two pages, published in issue 545 of Look & Learn, 24th June 1972.Click for larger image ...