Aah-- dessert! Drawing

Title

Aah-- dessert! Drawing

Subject

Y2K

Description

An Alan Moir drawing that depicts a vulture labelled "I.T. industry" with another on a skeleton labelled "Y2K fears", as they look at a cow labelled "GST", ridden by two birds labelled "Accountants" and "Lawyers".

This drawing epitomises the millennium bug fear which came to an anticlimactic end, seeming only to financially assist the IT Industry and other professional associated entities.

Creator

Moir, Alan

Source

PIC Drawer 9251 #PIC/8081/100

Publisher

The National Library of Australia

Date

2000

Rights

In Copyright, however, the online copy may be used for academic purposes.

Format

JPG

Language

en

Identifier

Moir, A 2000b, ‘”Aah-- dessert!", vulture labelled "I.T. industry" with another on a skeleton labelled "Y2K fears", as they look at a cow labelled "GST", ridden by two birds labelled "Accountants" and "Lawyers". Y2K bug fear comes to anticlimactic ending but like the GST is good for information technology industry [picture]’, Catalogue, The National Library of Australia, viewed 14 April 2021, <http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-148207878>.

Coverage

Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia

Original Format

Drawing: pen, ink, wash and pastel on paper

Physical Dimensions

20.8 cm x 33.9 cm

Files

Aah dessert.png

Collection

Reference

Aah-- dessert! Drawing, Moir, Alan, The National Library of Australia, 2000

Cite As

Moir, Alan, “Aah-- dessert! Drawing,” Y2K, accessed August 10, 2022, https://hums3052sharonrowland.omeka.net/items/show/20.

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