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Artist or CreatorNicholas Garland
Title or Caption"It's the ruddy gear box again."
Extent1 item
Published byThe Independent
Date17 Jul 1990
FormatArtwork
Size41 x 28cm
TechniqueBlack ink
Embedded text or transcriptEurope Grand Prix
Person DepictedMajor; John (1943-)
Hurd; Douglas
Howe; (Richard Edward) Geoffrey (1926-); Sir
NotesNewspapers:- "Nigel Mansell, the leading British Grand Prix racing driver of the 1980s, today walked off the track at Silverstone and announced he intends to retire at the end of the season, when he was forced to quit the British Grand Prix at Silverstone after being in pole position because of gear-box problems."
SubjectsConservative Party
grand prix
mechanics
Mechanical failure
motor-racing cars
prime ministers
Copyright contact detailsnicholasgarland@blueyonder.co.uk
GenreMetaphor.
Location of artworkBritish Cartoon Archive
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CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/2367Major; John (1943-)1943-   
GB/BCA/2075Hurd; Douglas   
GB/BCA/436Howe; (Richard Edward) Geoffrey (1926-); Sir1926-   
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