Signed and dated at upper left, "Edmund J. Sullivan. 1918"; on verso in pen, "The The French Fighting Cock Crows. 'On ne passe pas!'"; in pencil, "National News 4 1/2 wide."
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Caption continues: "On ne passe pas!"
Original drawing by E.J. Sullivan for a political cartoon for publication in the London weekly, The National news, 1918.
Drawing shows a row of French soldiers advancing under the flag of the French Republic, carried aloft by the figure of Marianne; in the foreground, a cock crows atop a fence post strung with barbed wire.