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Alt Ref NoMC0106
Artist or CreatorMichael Cummings
Title or Caption"Cumming's tribute to the 'cartoonist's friend' (in his hour of trouble) Published
caption: ... Tribute by Cummings - to a cartoonist's friend ...
Extent1 item
Published byDaily Express
Date09 Mar 1955
FormatArtwork
Size44 x 32.5cm
Techniqueink
Embedded text or transcriptHis Hair - as good as Lloyd George's Those eyebrows - as expressive as
Gladstone's whiskers His Eyes - as fiery as Baldwin's pipe The Nose - more eloquent than
Mossadeq That chin - better than Mussolini's His neck - More monumental than all Farouk
The Charm - that charms birds off a tree and the tree as well. National Trust The Bevan
Open: 9.0 A.M. Close: 6.0 P.M.
Person DepictedBevan; Aneurin (1897-1960)
Eden; Anthony, (1897-1977); Earl of Avon,
Churchill; Winston (1874-1965)
Butler; Richard Austen (Rab) (1902-1982); Baron Butler of Saffron Walden
Farouk I (1920-1965); King of Egypt
Subjectsimage
trees
Ancient monuments
Associations
Labour Party
National Trust
Animals
plants
birds
Copyright contact detailssyndication.queries@express.co.uk
Location of artworkReturned to Beaverbrook Foundation, 1998
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CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/107Bevan; Aneurin (1897-1960)1897-1960   
GB/BCA/216Eden; Anthony, (1897-1977); Earl of Avon1897-1977   
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/131Butler; Richard Austen (Rab) (1902-1982); Baron Butler of Saffron Walden1902-1982   
GB/BCA/3152Farouk I (1920-1965); King of Egypt1920-1965   
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