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Artist or CreatorPoy [Percy Fearon]
Title or Caption"The New Gadget. - Sir Samuel Hoare indicated he would introduce an amendment to the India Bill providing for the scrapping of its provisions if a state of emergency prevents it working for three years."
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date15 Mar 1935
FormatArtwork
Size28.5 x 19.5cm
Techniquepencil/black ink
Embedded text or transcriptYou see, if the machine breaks down and does not work for three years it auto-matically blows up!
Indian Federal Machinery
auto-matic exploder
Person DepictedHoare; Samuel John Gurney (1880-1959); Sir
SubjectsFederations
House of Commons
Independence
India
Legislation
MPs
Machinery
Parliament
UK
automation
autonomy
explosions
self-determination
states of emergency
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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