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Artist or CreatorNicholas Garland
Title or Caption"One moment, sir - your bill."
Extent1 item
Published byThe Independent
Date09 Mar 1990
FormatArtwork
Size41 x 28cm
TechniqueBlack ink
Embedded text or transcriptLithuania
Bill
Stalin's Years of Terror
Massive Deportations
The Years of Stagnation
Recession
Corruption
Total: 17 billion roubles.
Person DepictedGorbachev; Mikhail (1931-)
NotesNewspapers:- "Separatists secure Lithuanian poll win. Lithuania decided to advance its elections in the face of impending new powers for the Soviet leader, Mikhail Gorbachev, who apposes the republic's secession." There is a handwritten note on yellow paper pasted to the reverse:- "Mr. Gorbachev presents his bill - the price Lithuanians must pay for the great benefits of all the years of Soviet rule."
SubjectsIndependence
prisons
bills
Russia
Lithuania
Copyright contact detailsnicholasgarland@blueyonder.co.uk
GenreMetaphor.
Location of artworkBritish Cartoon Archive
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