Inscribed and dated by Ronald Searle, 'Punch 1954'
Pen and ink
3 ¾ x 8 inches
Judy Taylor MBE, Children's Editor for Bodley Head
Punch, 7 April 1954, Page 434, 'Girls! Girls!' by G W Stonier
'Edward Ardizzone RA 1900-1979 – A Centenary Celebration', Ashmolean Museum, Oxford, 2000, No 19;
'The Illustrators. The British Art of Illustration 1865-2019', Chris Beetles Gallery, November 2019-January 2020, No 116
This illustration accompanies an article by G W Stonier on his visit to the set of Launder and Gilliat's The Belles of St Trinian's, the first of the St Trinian's films, inspired by the creation of Ronald Searle and released in 1954.