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Artist or CreatorPoy [Percy Fearon]
Title or Caption"Congress a la Wedgwood. - Col. Wedgwood moved that six representatives of the British Parliament should sit in the Indian Federal Assembly. (from left to right: The Maharajah of Beaconeer; the Jim Sahip; the Gackwar of Glasgow; the Nigam of Surrenderibad; the Rajah of Josh; and A.N. Other.)"
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date08 Mar 1935
FormatArtwork
Size30.5 x 21cm
Techniquepencil/black ink/blue pencil
Embedded text or transcriptBelisha
Jimmy
Federal Assembly
Hoare
Maxton
Josiah Wedgwood
Person DepictedHore-Belisha; Leslie (1893-1957)
Thomas; James Henry (1874-1949)
Maxton; James (1885-1946)
Hoare; Samuel John Gurney (1880-1959); Sir
Wedgwood; Josiah (1872-1943)
SubjectsBelisha beacons
Federations
House of Commons
India
Legislation
MPs
National Assembly
Parliament
Representatives
UK
autonomy
costumes
fancy dress
rajas
self-determination
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT solo@solosyndication.com
Location of artworkReturned to the Poy family August 2018
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CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/403Hore-Belisha; Leslie (1893-1957)1893-1957   
GB/BCA/9Thomas; James Henry (1874-1949)1874-1949Labour politician. Expelled from the Labour Party and the National Union of Railwaymen in 1930.
Secretary of State for the Colonies 1924
Lord Privy Seal 1929
Secretary of State for the Dominions 1930-1935
Secretary of State for the Colonise 1935-1936.
Resigned 1936 over stock exchange scandal.
  
GB/BCA/41Maxton; James (1885-1946)1885-1946   
GB/BCA/395Hoare; Samuel John Gurney (1880-1959); Sir1880-1959   
GB/BCA/694Wedgwood; Josiah (1872-1943)1872-1943   
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