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Artist or CreatorArthur Horner
Title or CaptionMushroom madness, twenty-first year. An Australian anthropologist reports details of "mushroom madness" among Papuan tribesmen, who are subject to shivering fits and jerky trance-like dances after eating a certain mushroom. The trances can end in the death of the hysterical men. - News Item. [-] from The Guardian
Extent1 item
Published byGuardian
Date01 Jan 1960 - 31 Dec 1969
FormatArtwork
Size44 x 37.5cm
Techniqueink
Person DepictedWilson; Harold (1916-1995)
Johnson; Lyndon Baines (1908-1973)
Mao; Zedong (1893-1976)
Gaulle; Charles de, (1890-1970)
Gromyko; Andrei Andreevich (1909-1989)
Subjectsmagic
Union Jack
Hammer and Sickle
Food
Star-spangled Banner
Drinks
shields
Consequences
Flags
mushrooms
Tests
CND
red star
natives
Papua New Guinea
crusades
Weapons
family
vegetables
Emblems
Drugs
nuclear weapons
missiles
Defence
campaigns
national dress
dance
cross of Lorraine
fruits
peace
Human beings
Copyright contact detailsMary.Andrews@guardian.co.uk
Location of artworkBritish Cartoon Archive
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GB/BCA/711Wilson; Harold (1916-1995)1916-1995   
GB/BCA/432Johnson; Lyndon Baines (1908-1973)1908-1973   
GB/BCA/503Mao; Zedong (1893-1976)1893-1976   
GB/BCA/193Gaulle; Charles de, (1890-1970)1890-1970   
GB/BCA/349Gromyko; Andrei Andreevich (1909-1989)1909-1989   
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