Elderly Novice: Let me see – this is the ninth. Yes – a very thicky zig zag one. It's what they call a gate-legged hole.
Young Novice: Don't you mean dog's-eared?
Ernest Howard Shepard (1879-1976)
Signed Inscribed with title below mount
Pen and ink
7 ½ x 12 ½ inches
Punch, 4 November 1925, Page 495
'Three Centuries of Cartoon Art', Nunnington Hall, April-June 2011; 'Hole in One!', the Atkinson Gallery, Southport, 20 May-28 August 2017; 'E H Shepard at Punch, 1907-1952', Chris Beetles Gallery, July 2019