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Artist or CreatorNicholas Garland
Title or Caption[no caption]
Extent1 item
Published byThe Independent
Date12 Jan 1990
FormatArtwork
Size41 x 28cm
TechniqueBlack ink
Embedded text or transcriptLithuania
Person DepictedGorbachev; Mikhail (1931-)
Implied textSaying:- "To put someone through the hoops."
NotesThere is a handwritten note on yellow paper pasted to the reverse:- "Lithuania refuses to jump through the hoop for Mr. Gorbachev. (Putting someone through the hoops is an English expression meaning to control them.)"
Subjectscircuses
bareback riding
presidents
Independence
Russia
Lithuania
Copyright contact detailsnicholasgarland@blueyonder.co.uk
GenreMetaphor.
Location of artworkBritish Cartoon Archive
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