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Artist or CreatorMartin Rowson
Title or CaptionTch tch tch!!
Extent1 item
Published byThe Guardian
Date30 Jun 2012
FormatDigital
Embedded text or transcriptapologies to Ingmar Bergman
Person DepictedKing; Mervyn A. (1948-)
Cameron; David (1966 Oct. 9-);
Diamond; Bob (1951-)
Implied textFilms: The Seventh Seal directed by Ingmar Bergman
Fat cats of capitalism
NotesNews: "Sir Mervyn King, the governor of the Bank of England, piled the pressure on the City yesterday when he said something had gone "very wrong" with Britain's banks that needed to be put right. As Barclays and other high street banks became embroiled in a new mis-selling scandal, King launched his most scathing attack yet on the culture of banking in the five-year-long financial crisis. King refused to say Bob Diamond was a "fit and proper" person to run Barclays as the reputational damage from an interest rate-fixing fine led to another fall in the bank's shares. More than 4bn pounds has been wiped off the value of the bank since the rate-fixing scandal emerged. ... " The Guardian
Subjectseuros
chess
chessmen
Barclays Bank
Bank of England
rain clouds
pigs
cats
European Union
bankers
scaffolding
Copyright contact detailsmartin.rowson1@ntlworld.com
GenrePastiche
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CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/2355King; Mervyn A. (1948-)1948-   
GB/BCA/8128Cameron; David (1966 Oct. 9-)1966 Oct. 9-  
GB/BCA/8930Diamond; Bob (1951-)1951-  
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