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Work details

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Applicant or licensee name:
The University of Glasgow
Applicant or licensee country:
United Kingdom
Application number:
Application date:
Status of application:
Licence Granted
Title or short description:
Cartoon of Max the Hamster by Giovannetti
Full description:
Cartoon strip consisting of 5 images of Max the Hamster, signed by Giovannetti. Max is sweating under the sun. He takes a hosepipe and a deckchair and uses them to cool himself down while he is reading in the shade. The images are each cut separately and are taken from an unknown publication, published between 1950 and 1960.
Still visual art
Type of work:
Cartoon includes comic artwork only
Museum, gallery, library or archive holding the work:
Details and dates of publication, broadcast and/or distribution:
Unknown (not Punch), possibly a book by the creator or another magazine


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Known creators or right holders

Type Located Name
Creator No Luigi Pericle (Giovannetti)

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