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Artist or CreatorJak [Raymond Jackson]
Title or Caption"It's a transistorised version of something we copied from the Arabian Nights!"
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date06 Oct 1971
Person DepictedHirohito (1901-1989); Emperor of Japan
Nagako; Empress of Japan
Elizabeth II (1926-); Queen of Great Britain,
Philip; Prince, (1921-); consort of Elizabeth II, Queen of Great Britain,
Implied textLiterature: The Western interpretation of the genie is based on the Aladdin tale in the Western version of The Book of One Thousand and One Nights, which told of a genie that lived in an oil lamp and granted wishes to whoever freed him from the lamp by polishing it. [Wikipedia]
NotesNews: 5 Oct: The arrival in Britain of Emperor Hirohito and Empress Nagako of Japan, during a tour of European capitals, is the first time that a reigning Japanese emperor has ventured outside his country.
Manners and customs
royal family
state visits
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT
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GB/BCA/429Hirohito (1901-1989); Emperor of Japan1901-1989   
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GB/BCA/1021Philip; Prince, (1921-); consort of Elizabeth II, Queen of Great Britain1921-   
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