Bateman’s The Man Who… series featured people ignoring accepted behavior in a variety of places. In this cartoon, Tattersalls at Knightsbridge descends into chaos after someone has the audacity to bid half a guinea for a horse.
H. M. Bateman (1887 – 1970)
A Man Who Bid Half a Guinea For a Horse at Tattersalls, 1920s
Water, pen and ink on paper