Gordo (12 panel Sunday strip for May 22) by Hooker Crook by Gus Arriola

Gordo (12 panel Sunday strip for May 22) by Hooker Crook by Gus Arriola

Gordo (12 panel Sunday strip for May 22) by Hooker Crook

Gus Arriola

Title

Gordo (12 panel Sunday strip for May 22) by Hooker Crook

 
Artist

Gus Arriola

  1917 - 2008 (biography)
Year
1960  
Technique
drawing in ink 
Image Size
15 3/8 x 22 3/4" image 
Signature
12th panel, lower right, in ink 
Edition Size
1 of 1 unique 
Annotations
text of cartoon 
Reference
Gordo 890 
Paper
heavy, antique-white wove 
State
unique 
Publisher
United Feature Syndicate, Inc. 
Inventory ID
15515 
Price
$900.00 
Description
This is the original drawing for the Gordo Sunday strip for May 22, 1960. Arriola used an unusual 12 panels for the strip and "signed" it "Hooker Crook." It is signed by the artist in the last panel. It features Gordo and his nephew, Pepito.