Stranded Traveller (miles from anywhere): 'Excuse me, but my car has broken down. Do you know anything about Fords?'
Passing Motorist: 'Awfully sorry. I'm afraid I know nothing about Ford; except, of course, two frightfully funny stories.'
Ernest Howard Shepard (1879-1976)
Signed Inscribed with title below mount
Pen and ink
8 ½ x 12 ¾ inches
Punch, 1 October 1924, Page 368; Fun and Fantasy. Drawings From Punch by Ernest H Shepard, London: Methuen, 1927, Page 75
'E H Shepard at Punch, 1907-1952', Chris Beetles Gallery, July 2019; 'The Illustrators. The British Art of Illustration 1865-2019', Chris Beetles Gallery, November 2019-January 2020, No 90