A WAG'S TALEREF awag
collage on paper / 230 x 85 mm
mid 16th century (denoting a young man or mischievous boy, also used as a term of endearment to an infant): probably from obsolete waghalter 'person likely to be hanged'. The verb dates from the late 20th century.
person likely to be hanged
"artist's books, visual poetry, assemic writing and respective derivatives" // Biblioteca Municipal José Marmelo Silva / Espinho, Portugal