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Artist or CreatorNicholas Garland
Title or Caption"An examination by experts leaves little doubt that a personal contest between the two
men ended, as it could hardly fail to end in such a situation, in their reeling over locked
in each others arms." (Sherlock Holmes - The Final Problem).
Extent1 item
Published byDaily Telegraph
Date24 Mar 1993
FormatArtwork
Size51 x 38cm
Techniqueblack ink
Embedded text or transcriptAnti-reform
Person DepictedYeltsin; Boris
Implied textFiction: Sherlock Holmes
NotesBoris Yeltsin, Russia's first democratically elected leader in one thousand years, made
the decision to assume special powers in order to prevent his hardline opponents reviving
communism. Yeltsin said that "the president is forced to assume responsibility for the
country". The Chairman of the Russian parliament called for Yeltsin to be replaced by his
deputy, Aleksandr Rutskoi. (The Times, Chronicle of the Year 1993) Process white going
brown.
Subjectsreforms
presidents
precipices
Russia
Copyright contact detailssyndication@telegraph.co.uk
Genreparody
Location of artworkBritish Cartoon Archive
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