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Donkeys and Elephants: A Celebration of American Political Cartoons

WASHINGTON, DC – In January, 2013 Studio Gallery will present a special exhibit which celebrates America’s editorial cartoonists and their work. The show focuses on donkeys and elephants, icons of partisan imagery since the 1800’s, and features more than 70 pieces. It includes some of the earliest cartoons by Thomas Nast portraying donkey and elephants, a special exhibit of some of Herb Block’s (Herblock) work, and over 50 contemporary cartoons from around the country and the world illustrating America’s political scene during 2012.

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Presented by: Studio Gallery

Featured Artist(s): 35 American Political cartoonist from across the US

Categories: Exhibits

Event Venue

Studio Gallery

2108 R Street, NW
Washington, DC 20009
  • Wednesday, January 4, 2012

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