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Lulu Poodle and Susan Poodle were aboard a schooner bound for Aruba when pirates attacked.
Date: 1974
Medium: Ink, watercolor, and gouache on paper
Dimensions: composition: 6 3/4 × 20 7/16 in. (17.1 × 51.9 cm) sheet: 9 15/16 × 22 1/8 in. (25.2 × 56.2 cm)
Illustration Citation: Tales of a Seadog Family, by Joe Lasker (London: Hamish Hamilton, 1974)
Credit Line: Gift of Helen Farr Sloan, 1988
Object Number: 1988-62
About: Joe Lasker, a 20th century artist, illustrator, and author of children's books, published and illustrated Tales of a Seadog Family in 1974. It tells of the famous family members from various generations including explorers Christopher Collie and Commodore Byrd-Dog, and the whaler Fishmeal. The Seadog women valiantly assist their ship's crew to fight off attacking pirates.
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