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Ernest Heber Thompson, Cartoon - Bread cutting as a drill movement, 1916

Ref: AAAC 898 NCWA Q472

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"1. Seize the knife in the right hand, the bread in the left
2. Place the loaf on the bump provided for the purpose, and the knife one inch below the top of the loaf. Draw the knife with sharp movements, to and fro across the loaf
3. On the separation of the slice from the loaf, place slice on the table, spread it with just a sensation of butter, fold it in two, and spring back to the ready position."

Ink/watercolour/wash, 216 x 239mm

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