Murray Ball produced regular single-frame cartoons like this one for the Manawatū Daily Times newspaper between 1958 and 1960 and the Dominion between 1962 and 1963. Ball eventually broke away from the visual and thematic influence of British cartoonist Carl Giles which characterised his earliest cartoons. This 1963 cartoon illustrates his gradual shift towards recognisably New Zealand scenes and landscapes.
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Reference: Dominion, 25 May 1963, p.14
by Murray Ball
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