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Reference NumberGS0763
Alt Ref NoGS0763
Artist or CreatorSidney 'George' Strube
Title or CaptionPicking up the pilot
Extent1 item
Published byunknown
Date01 Jan 1951 - 31 Dec 1951
FormatArtwork
Size54 x 37.5cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Person DepictedChurchill; Winston (1874-1965)
John Bull; (Symbol for England)
Implied textCartoons: Dropping the Pilot by Sir John Tenniel published in Punch 29 March
1890.
SubjectsLeadership
Politics
Transport
art
elections
general elections
prime ministers
sailors
ships
Location of artworkReturned to Beaverbrook Foundation, 1998
Relates to cartoonGS0763

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GB/BCA/7Churchill; Winston (1874-1965)1874-1965British politician. Became a Conservative MP in 1900 and held the offices of President of the Board of Trade, Home Secretary, First Lord of the Admiralty, Chancellor of the Exchequer eventually becoming Prime Minister from 1940-1945 and from 1951-1955. A noted statesman and orator, he was also an officer in the British Army, an historian, writer and artist.  
GB/BCA/40John Bull; (Symbol for England)   
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