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Ref NoVY0086
Alt Ref NoVY0086
Artist or CreatorVicky [Victor Weisz]
Title or Caption"Vicky's willow-pattern plate"
Extent1 item
Published byDaily Mirror
Date24 May 1954
FormatArtwork
Size54.5 x 41.5cm
Techniqueink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptEast-West Trade
Go it Alone
WEST
Lake Geneva
EAST
Weeping Willow
Two pigeons flying high, Chinese vessel sailing by, Weeping willow hanging o'er, Bridge of three men, if not four
Person DepictedDulles; John Foster (1888-1959)
Bidault; Georges (1899-1983)
Eden; Anthony, (1897-1977); Earl of Avon,
Molotov; Vyacheslav Mikhailovich (1890-1986)
Zhou; Enlai (1898-1976)
Ho Chi-minh (1890-1969)
Mao; Zedong (1893-1976)
Implied textCeramic: The Willow pattern, known as Blue Willow, is a distinctive pattern used on ceramic. The pattern was designed by Thomas Minton around 1790.
NotesAdded caption published in "Vicky's World": Sir Anthony Eden mediated patiently and skilfully at Geneva to reconcile America and Communist China.
Subjectswest
USA
conferences
dove of peace
east
Russia
UK
worldwide trade
art
International relations
France
foreign policy
Chinese
economics
China
Styles
Geneva
isolationism
Copyright contact details22nd Floor One Canada Square Canary Wharf London E14 5AP 020 7293 3700 desk@mirrorpix.com
Location of artworkReturned to Beaverbrook Foundation, 1998
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