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Artist or CreatorMichael Cummings
Title or Caption"Ah, M. le President, when I see your political institutions, I just can't wait to get into Europe"
Extent1 item
Published byDaily Express
Date17 Aug 1962
FormatArtwork
Size38 x 53cm
Techniqueink
Embedded text or transcriptMontgomery's Anti-Europe Campaign
De Gaulle's Bastille for the Military
General Salan
General Jouhaud
General Challe
Person DepictedMontgomery of Alamein; Bernard Law Montgomery, (1887-1976); Viscount,
Macmillan; Harold (Maurice Harold) (1894-1986); 1st Earl of Stockton
Gaulle; Charles de, (1890-1970)
Salan; Raoul; General
Jouhaud; Edmond; General
Challe; Maurice; General
NotesPrinted above the cartoon: There's no escape not even while he's shooting grouse .... Today the Prime Minister's favorite writer on history and Britain's top political cartoonist comment on the Common Market News: Negotiations over Britain's possible entry to the Common Market continued.
SubjectsEuropean Union
International relations
social policy
Armed forces
Membership
France
British
colonialism
foreign policy
military officers
Defence
prisons
Bastille
generals
Algeria
marching
protests
injuries
bandages
crutches
field marshals
ex-prime ministers
ex-presidents
grouse shooting
Copyright contact detailssyndication.queries@express.co.uk
Location of artworkReturned to Beaverbrook Foundation, 1998
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Persons
CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/542Montgomery of Alamein; Bernard Law Montgomery (1887-1976); Viscount1887-1976   
GB/BCA/497Macmillan; Harold (Maurice Harold) (1894-1986); 1st Earl of Stockton1894-1986   
GB/BCA/193Gaulle; Charles de, (1890-1970)1890-1970   
GB/BCA/1508Salan; Raoul; General   
GB/BCA/1521Jouhaud; Edmond; General   
GB/BCA/1522Challe; Maurice; General   
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