Olympics inspired post

 

As you can see, Brits have been keen sportsmen then as now. Here are 25 comics by Fougasse from the collection ‘A Gallery of Games’ 1922, Methuen & Co. They were first published in a variety of magazines (Punch, The Tatler, The Sketch, The Bystander, London Opinion, The King’s Highway). The artwork is already excellent, although not yet as mature and streamlined as a few years later.

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