Illustration to 'Badjelly the witch'

Scope and Content

MS draft illustration in black with additions from Milligan’s daughter Jane. Depicting a dog playing the piano with its tail, with its front paws on a rug and back paws on the piano stool. A speech bubble coming out of the back of the paino ‘Tinkle Plonk Pling!’, with various musical notes interspersed between these words. A figure of a small girl is behind the piano, with an MS note underneath ‘Jane | Dad’, both presumably by Jane Milligan, but with an arrow by Milligan himself connecting them, and a date also written by him underneath ‘Jan 28-1972 | Sunday’. The tassels on the rug and the outline of the piano could also possibly have been done by Jane. An MS note by Milligan underneath the pocture ‘Sketch for Bad Jelly the Witch’, and some doodles at the bottom of the page, including two decorative versions of the letter ‘y’.

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