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Artist or CreatorNicholas Garland
Title or Caption[no caption]
Extent1 item
Published byThe Independent
Date08 Feb 1990
FormatArtwork
Size41 x 28cm
TechniqueBlack ink
Embedded text or transcript"The workers have nothing to lose but their chains. They have the world to gain
..." (Marx)
Person DepictedGorbachev; Mikhail (1931-)
Implied textKarl Marx - The Communist Manifesto - 4.
NotesImage 1: See 49322 for published cartoon There is a handwritten note on yellow paper
pasted to the reverse:- "Gorbachev's reforms begin to free the people of Eastern Europe
from the chains of Communism." Image 2: See NG4099 for original artwork and cataloguing
Subjectssledgehammers
reforms
Marxism
chains
Russia
communism
employees
Copyright contact detailsnicholasgarland@blueyonder.co.uk
GenreMetaphor.
Location of artworkBritish Cartoon Archive
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