A History of Cricketing Humour from John Tenniel of Punch (1862) to Nick Newman of Wisden and The Sunday Times.
The exhibition will launch at Chris Beetles Gallery with an opening night with celebratory bubbly on Wednesday 19 August 6-8pm (The Night Before the Final Test at the Oval) and runs (ahem) until Saturday 29 August 2015. With 10% of all sales will go to Tim Rice’s cricket charity ‘A Chance to Shine’ http://www.chancetoshine.org
Adding loudly to the ‘Howzats!’ and ‘Good Shot Sir’ will be:
Glen Baxter, Charles Edmund Brock, Peter Brookes, Paul Cox, Peter Cross, Victoria Davidson, Douglas, Simon Drew, Chris Duggan, Barry Fantoni, James Ferguson, Fougasse, Stanley Franklin, Roy Gerrard, Jak, John Jensen, Kathryn Lamb, Larry, Ed McLachlan, Nick Newman, William Papas, Arthur Rackham,Edward Tennyson Reed, Frank Reynolds, William Heath Robinson, Willie Rushton, Ronald Searle, Ernest Howard Shepard, Sydney Starr, Ralph Steadman, Bill Stott, George Ernest Studdy, Sir John Tenniel, Norman Thelwell, Roy Ullyett, Kipper Williams.
You can view the exhibition online here.
Chris Beetles Gallery
8 & 10 Ryder Street
London SW1Y 6QB