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Artist or CreatorNicholas Garland
Title or Caption"Hard pounding this, gentlemen; let's see who will pound longest." (The Duke of Wellington at Waterloo)
Extent1 item
Published byThe Independent
Date27 Oct 1989
FormatArtwork
Size41 x 28cm
TechniqueBlack ink
Embedded text or transcriptRewrite the Treaty of Rome
Mitterrand calls for European Political Union
Person DepictedWellington; Arthur Wellesley (1769-1852); Duke of
Hurd; Douglas
Lawson; Nigel
Howe; (Richard Edward) Geoffrey (1926-); Sir
Implied textDuke of Wellington at Battle of Waterloo:- "Hard pounding this, gentlemen;
let's see who will pound longest."
Notes'Not used' written in blue crayon on bottom front edge of board.
SubjectsEuropean Union
Conservative Party
Treaty of Rome 1940
cannons
Historical periods and persons
Battle of Waterloo
Copyright contact detailsnicholasgarland@blueyonder.co.uk
GenreParody. Metaphor.
Location of artworkBritish Cartoon Archive
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CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/696Wellington; Arthur Wellesley (1769-1852); Duke of1769-1852   
GB/BCA/2075Hurd; Douglas   
GB/BCA/725Lawson; Nigel   
GB/BCA/436Howe; (Richard Edward) Geoffrey (1926-); Sir1926-   
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