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Artist or CreatorNicholas Garland
Title or Caption"... enticed by his mildness Europa climbed onto his back. Once there she was carried away to sea and ..."
Extent1 item
Published byDaily Telegraph
Date29 Oct 1971
FormatArtwork
Size37.5 x 54.5cm
Techniqueink
Person DepictedPompidou; Georges (1911-1974)
Heath; Edward (1916-2005)
Implied textMyths: Europa was a Levantine woman in Greek mythology, from whom the
name of the continent Europe was ultimately taken. She was seduced by the
god Zeus in the form of a bull and carried away to Crete on his back.
NotesImage 1: See 21172 for published cartoon. News: 29 Oct: Parliament voted for Britain to enter Europe with a majority of 112 in the Commons and 393 in the Lords. Mr Roy Jenkins and 68 other Labour MPs voted with the Government, while 39 Conservative backbenchers voted with the Opposition. ...[The Times]
Image 2: See NG0742 for original artwork and cataloguing.
SubjectsResemblance
bulls
storms
European Union
International relations
Membership
British
Myths
legends
Europe
France
prime ministers
Copyright contact detailssyndication@telegraph.co.uk
Location of artworkBritish Cartoon Archive
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GB/BCA/1024Pompidou; Georges (1911-1974)1911-1974   
GB/BCA/755Heath; Edward (1916-2005)1916-2005   
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