Animal farm

Block, Herbert, 1909-2001,

Animal farm [graphic] / Herblock. - 1st ed. - Hall Syndicate, Inc., New York : 1961 - 1 drawing on layered paper : ink, graphite, and opaque white over graphite underdrawing ; 54.5 x 35.4 cm (sheet)

Editorial cartoon showing a pig smoking a cigar and holding a whip and a sign "Some are more equal than others" and sitting on a ballot box "1 rural area vote = 100 city votes" next to a mailbox, as city dwellers peer through a chain-link and barbed wire fence.

Publication may be restricted. For information see "Herbert Block ("Herblock") Rights and Restrictions,"

Forms part of: Herbert L. Block Collection (Library of Congress).

Exhibited in: Herblock's History: Political Cartoons from the Crash to the Millennium, Library of Congress 2000-2001.


LC-DIG-ppmsc-03534 DLC (digital file from original drawing) LC-USZ62-127074 DLC (b&w film copy neg.)


Social classes--1960-1970.

Editorial cartoons--American --1960-1970.
Ink drawings--American --1960-1970.

BLOCK, / no. 14340

820 / B.H.A 1961